Linda Cheryl Calloway
1944 - 2019
BORN
1944
DIED
2019

Linda Cheryl Calloway

GARY, IN - Cheryl Calloway passed away April 26, 2019 at Methodist Hospital Northlake in Gary, IN after a long battle with Parkinson's disease. She was born January 16, 1944 in East Chicago, IN. Raised in a loving family, Linda accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of St. Mark AME Zion Church. She received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. She was a wonderful loving mother and pillar of the community who last worked as a certified public accountant.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents James and Eula Hardaway, sister Emma Hayes and brothers Thomas Hardaway and Dr. Sanford Hardaway-Wilson.

She leaves behind to mourn her passing: husband Richard Calloway; three daughters Jaimi Calloway of Gary, IN, Lisa Calloway of Dallas, TX and Shirley Calloway of Chicago, IL; two sisters Ruth Gross of East Chicago, IN and Kathryn Hardaway of Reno, NV; nieces Dana (Dennis) Stone of Sacramento, CA and Theresa Hayes-Clark of Los Angeles, CA; a host of cousins, nephews and dear friends.

Services will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at First A.M.E. Church, 2045 Massachusetts St., Gary, IN 46407. The family will receive visitors at 10:00 a.m. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Gary, IN.

Professional services by GUY & ALLEN FUNERAL DIRECTORS.



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Published by The Times on May 3, 2019.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
May
4
Visitation
10:00a.m.
First AME Church
2045 Massachusetts St., Gary, Indiana
May
4
Service
11:00a.m.
First AME Church
2045 Massachusetts St., Gary, Indiana
Funeral services provided by:
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
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TO THE CALLOWAY FAMILY,
AS YOU OBSERVE THE 1st ANNIVERSARY OF THE LOSS OF LINDA, I WILL CONTINUE TO HOPE THAT YOU FIND COMFORT AND UNDERSTANDING
ERVIN KINSEY
April 28, 2020
To Richard and your beautiful family, I extend my thoughts and prayers as you remember the anniversary of Linda's passing. I will say a special prayer for God's blessings for each of her survivors as you continue to honor and augment her awesome legacy!

Sincerely,
Carrie Harris Allen
TSU c/o 1962
Carrie Harris Allen
April 26, 2020
Richard and the Calloway girls, and family,
Please accept my love, prayers and support at this time, as you celebrate the incredible life of Linda. Know that she is with our Lord in His perfect Kingdom. I pray for your strength as you cling to the Lord. He is our constant as we journey through life. I surround you with love.

Paula P. Wilson-Moore,
Paul C. Wilson, Vicki Wilson
August 10, 2019
Richard so sorry to hear of the passing of your wife.
The God of Love and comfort strengthen you and your daughters. And your entire family.
Bishop Kevin B. Wise Sr.:
Kevin Wise
June 4, 2019
To Uncle Richard,

My sincere condolences on the passing of your wife Linda. God bless you and the family during this somber time

Sincerely,

Mark E. Scoggins Sr.
Velt '79
Mark E Scoggins Sr.
May 20, 2019
THE CALLOWAY FAMILY,

MY SINCERE CONDOLENCES ON YOUR LOSS, YOU'RE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS AS YOU BEREAVE.

ERVIN KINSEY
ERVIN KINSEY
May 9, 2019
ERVIN KINSEY
May 9, 2019
ERVIN KINSEY
May 9, 2019
Mrs. Gross,
Sorry to hear of the passing of your sister.
Clovis Perkins
May 4, 2019
Ruth Cossey
May 4, 2019
a loved one
May 3, 2019
Rich and family, please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your loved one. May your memories of her help sustain you now and in the future. I regret not being able to attend her service as I am in Florida. May the Good Lord keep you all in His Light.
Ralph Gonzalez
May 3, 2019
We were saddened to hear of Linda's death. Our family is still grieving the loss of our beloved Sanford and greatly understand the magnitude of your loss. May God continue to richly bless us all.
Mildred Wilson
Family
May 2, 2019
Dr. Mildred Wilson
May 2, 2019
To Ricard and family,
Please accept my deepest condolences in your time of loss. Cherish your memories.
Barbara D Leek
May 2, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, please accept my sincere condolences. May God bring everlasting comfort to your hearts and give you the strength to endure this difficult time.
2 Thessalonians 2:16,17

May 2, 2019
Rich,
I want to express my sympathy on the passing of your wife. I am sorry I will not be able to attend her showing as my wife and I will be in Pennsylvania Saturday attending the First Holy Communion for one of my granddaughters.
Ron Smith
Ron Smith
May 1, 2019
I would like to offer my sincere condolences to the family. I am so sorry for your lost. Jeremiah 29:11,12 assures us of God's thoughts toward us, to give us a future and a hope. May this bring comfort to your family, in your time of sorrow.
Louise Moore
May 1, 2019