Linda Gail (Cole) Polk went home to be with our Lord on Monday, July 15, 2019 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tacoma, Washington. Linda was born June 21, 1948 to J. R. (Bob) and Betty Cole of Italy, Texas. She was a 1966 graduate of Italy High School. After retirement from Dart Container, she moved to Washington to be with her family, where she loved reading books, going to garage sales, and enjoyed the majestic views of Mount Rainier. Linda was preceded in death by her Parents J. R. (Bob) & Betty Cole and her Husband, James O. Polk. Linda is survived by her Daughter, Danae E. Polk, her Grandson, Micaiah J. Tinkler, both of Tacoma, Washington; Sister, Teresa A. Mason, Hillsboro, Texas; Brother & Sister-in-Law, Jimmie L. and Cathy E. Cole, Waxahachie, Texas; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces & nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at Central Baptist Church, located at 213 S. Ward Street in Italy, Texas on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 5:00 p.m. until time of service.