Linda I (Wilson) Bolyard

August 31, 1938 ~ July 31, 2019 (age 80)

Obituary Image



Linda I. Bolyard, 80, of Sullivan, IN, passed away at 4:38 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, IN. She was born August 31, 1938 in Six Mile Turn, Ohio to the late James E. Wilson and Clara (McGee) Wilson Swinehart. 


Linda was a 1956 graduate of McLuney High School. She worked at 

Ohio Bell Telephone Co. New Lexington, Ohio, Farmers State
Bank Sullivan, In, and REMC Sullivan, In. She was of Lutheran faith.


She is survived by her loving children, Steve (Cheryl) Wilson of Zanesville, OH, Tammy (Rick) McCrary of Sullivan IN, Judy (Tom) Hart of Lima, OH and Blaine (Carrie) Bolyard of Sullivan IN; Ten grandchildren, Doug (Jenny) McCrary, Curt McCrary, Breanna ( Zak) Adkins, Brandon Hart, Suzanne (Zak) Allmand, Victoria Bolyard, Jamie (Chad) Embrey, Jeremy Wilson, Jennifer (Darren) Burnell and Chad Wilson and 21 great grandchildren; brothers, Jim (Jane) Wilson, Frank Swinehart, Don (Sandi) Swinehart, Gary (Nanette) Swinehart, sisters, Mary Lou (Bob) Dullinger, Norma (Roger) LeRoy, Fontell (Jim) Bolyard, Rita Bolyard, sister-in-law Linda Swinehart, step-brother Doug (Teen) Swinehart, step-sister Francis Geesey, in addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter-in-law Susan Bolyard, step-father Harold Swinehart, brother Dwayne Swinehart, sister Thelma Carney, and step sister Rosemarie McGee. 


Services to celebrate her life will be at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Holmes Memorial Chapel with Dr. Timothy Lueking officiating.  There will be a private family gathering beginning at 4:00 p.m. until the time of services. In-lieu of flowers the family suggest that if friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or Casey Kicks.

To send flowers to Linda's family, please visit our floral section.


Funeral Service
August 3, 2019

5:00 PM
Holmes Memorial Chapel


American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

Casey's Kicks
543 N County Rd 450 W, Sullivan IN 47882

© 2019 Holmes Memorial Chapel. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS