Linda Alderdice, age 68, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at her home in Cadiz. Ms. Alderdice had retired as Chief Forester for the Department of Defense, Forestry and Wildland Fire Division, at Ft. Campbell. Prior to that, she had served as a research soil scientist for the Department of Interior, Bureau of Mines, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Previously, Linda had been employed as an assistant manager and ceramist at Plantation Potters in the Florida Keys and as a soil scientist for Commonwealth Technologies in Lexington, Kentucky. She was a graduate of Mayfield High School and of the University of Kentucky.
She is survived by one brother, J. Kim (Cindi) Alderdice of Adairsville, Georgia; two sisters, Karen Alderdice of Paducah, Kentucky, and Lisa (Roy Smith) Alderdice of Key West, Florida; a niece, Hanah Alderdice of Adairsville, and a nephew, Michael Alderdice of Paducah.
She was preceded in death by her parents, J. Cecil and Eva A. Alderdice.
A memorial service for Ms. Alderdice will be held at a later date. Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions in Linda's name can be made to WKMS Radio, 2018 University Station, Murray, KY 42071.