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Linda Rogers Jacobs McDuffy

Linda Rogers Jacobs McDuffy, 58, was born March 12, 1962 in Ocala, FL to Jessie and Missouri Rogers. She passed away on June 26, 2020 at Leesburg Hospital in Leesburg, FL.

She was educated in Marion County Public Schools system she graduated from Vanguard High School class of ’79. She was a bus driver for Marion County System later she became the owner of McDuffie’s Seafood.

She was preceded in death by her father Jessie Rogers her son McKenzie Wilson and brother Jeffrey Rogers.

Linda is survived by her mother Missouri James, two daughters; Jessica (Christopher) LaSane (Howell) Reeva Rogers, Godchildren; LaTasha McFadden Devontae Reed Dremma Curbeam, three sisters; Arletha Rozier, Victoria Rogers, Shaneka James, two brothers; Darrin Rogers, Vernell James she had seven grandchildren, 11 extended grands, two extended great grands, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins family friends great nieces and nephews.

Viewing services will be held Sunday June 28, 2020 at 10:30am-6pm at Brown Memorial Funeral Home Cremation Services LLC, 706 SW MLK Ave., Ocala, FL 34474.

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