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Winn Funeral Home
Friday April 27th, 2018
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Visitation

Winn Funeral Home
Saturday April 28th, 2018
9:00am - 1:00pm

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Winn Funeral Home
Saturday April 28th, 2018
1:00pm

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Gerry Linda Forbes

Gerry Linda Forbes, age 75, of Horse Cave, passed away on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.  She was a native of Nova Scotia and a member of the South Green Church of Christ in Glasgow.  She was a retired Vice President Financial Officer of Citizens First Bank in Horse Cave.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gordon & Helen Klapow McKinney.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Jerry Forbes of Horse Cave; two sons, David Forbes and wife, Dawn, of Horse Cave, and Dean Forbes and wife, Susan, of LeGrande; three grandchildren, Matthew Forbes (Kara) of Horse Cave, Jordon Hensley (Bo) of LeGrande, and McKenzie Forbes of LeGrande;  two great-grandchildren, Brynlea Forbes & Bailey Hensley; two sisters, Bonnie Orstadius (Bob) of Michigan & Janice Koble of Indiana; several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Winn Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.  Visitation at Winn Funeral Home from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, the 27th, and after 9 a.m. until time of service on Saturday.

Donations in honor of Linda may be made to the charity or organization of your choice.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.winnfuneralhome.com


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A candle was lit in memory of Gerry Linda Forbes

Amanda J Forbis Reynolds May 11 2018 12:00 AM

It was a sad day to hear that Mrs. Forbes had passed. Because of her wonderful sons, I was able to meet this most charming and gracious lady a number of years ago. I always looked forward to our long talks and the wisdom she shared with me. Her smile was infectious and the Pride and LOVE for her family was immense. I extend my sincere sympathy to the entire Forbes family and the only Wisdom that I can share is....Heaven gained an ANGEL this week.


MJ and Sherry Quinn Apr 29 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gerry Linda Forbes

The Wallace's - Tim, Tammy and Jared Apr 28 2018 12:00 AM

I will always remember & appreciate our visits at the bank when I was with Coca Cola. Linda always had time to chat & give her support. What a sweet lady.

Todd Stinson Apr 27 2018 12:00 AM

Mr. Jerry Forbes, David, Dean, Matt, Jordon and families,
We want all of you to know just how much our hearts are saddened to hear about Mrs. Forbes. From the very first time we met her, she welcomed us as if we were family. Always so friendly, kind, and sweet. One of our happiest memories with her is in Bowling Green as she made sure the annual Forbes BBQ was prepared and served with love. Never ever have we seen her without that infectious smile. She was the HUB of the infamous Forbes family. Thank you for sharing your lives with us and allowing us to be a part of your family. She has left a family legacy to carry on and felt that her work is now complete. She is with the Lord and you all can now take comfort in knowing she is well. We love all of you, guys!
-The Emmons Bros.

Emmons Bros. Apr 27 2018 12:00 AM

I met Linda at a Scrapbook Retreat in the Great Smoky Mountains about 14 years ago. She has always had that beautiful smile and such an awesome sweet personality. She connected with us ladies and we have remained friends since that time. We always looked forward to our time together at the retreats. Prayers for the family...as I know how much you were loved by this wonderful lady. She will be missed by all of us, but especially family. She loved scrapbooking and sharing memories with us ladies of her family. Heaven gained a special angel. Welcome HOME!!!! We will see you again someday. :-) So many special memories....

Judy Graham Apr 27 2018 12:00 AM

As a fellow scrapbooker; I always enjoyed Lindas' company at our annual retreats in Tennessee. My condolences to the family.

Karen Callis Apr 27 2018 12:00 AM

An Azalea Plant was sent on April 27, 2018

We will miss you dearly Linda! With love from your 'Berryhill Springs' scrapbooking friends - Teresa, Diann, Angie, Leigh Ann & Leann.

Expression of Sympathy Apr 27 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gerry Linda Forbes

emily morgan Apr 27 2018 12:00 AM

A Dignity in White Pedestal Arrangement was sent on April 26, 2018

So sorry for you loss. Praying for you all as you get through this difficult time. -Bo Butner & Randi Lyn

Expression of Sympathy Apr 26 2018 12:00 AM

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