Homer Glen Linkous

September 10, 1932February 8, 2019

Homer Glen Linkous, age 86, of Acworth, GA, passed away on Friday, February 8, 2019. He was born in Berwind, West Virginia on September 10, 1932.

As a retired veteran, Homer was a devout Marine and had a great passion for serving his country. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge, Meyerhart 314. Mr. Linkous was a great father and grandfather who made sure that his family was taken care of. He was the rock of his family. Homer was known for his honesty, wit and sense of humor.

Homer will be reunited with his parents, Ella and Joseph Linkous; daughter, Teresa Fair; daughter-in-law, Jenise Linkous; and 9 siblings. He leaves to cherish in his memory, sons, David Linkous , Eddie Linkous and his wife Bonnie; daughters, Michelle Boyd and her husband, Duwayne; grandchildren, Ryan Hunter and his wife, Brandy, Christopher Linkous and his wife Ruximar, Michael Linkous, Scott Hunter, Brad Fair, Bobby Fair; 16 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren.

The Family will receive friends for a visitation on Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 3PM to 6PM at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. A funeral service will occur on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11AM in the Chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. Burial will be held following the service at Pine Ridge Memorial Park with military honors.


  • Visitation Sunday, February 10, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 11, 2019

Homer Glen Linkous

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April Saine

February 11, 2019

Mike and I will miss Linkous aka Mayor of Tara! We have many wonderful memories of him being a wonderful neighbor, listener and one of the all time great story tellers of his many life adventures. Our deepest sympathies to his family for your great loss.

william atwood

February 10, 2019

To the family

Our warmest thoughts and prayers- My dad has been keeping up with "Uncle Glen" and keeping me updated. Our prayers for all the Linkous family.

Bill Atwood (Jr) and family