Linda Lou (Pedigo) Halley

Linda Halley Obituary PhotoLinda Lou (Pedigo) Halley, 79, of Forsyth, MO, formerly of Kansas City, MO, March 23, 1938 - December 24, 2017.

Linda Lou (Pedigo) Halley, age 79, of Forsyth, Missouri, passed away December 24, 2017. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri, on March 23, 1938, the daughter of Robert P. Pedigo and Evelyn N. (Davis) Pedigo. On January 31, 1954, she married Grover C. Shores and was divorced on October 22, 1976. She was joined in marriage to Jackson L. Halley in Denver, Colorado, on October 14, 1989. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Linda’s passions included music and food. She played the piano in church and at funerals. Her favorite music was gospel. Linda loved candles, cooking and recipe books. A lovely lady, Linda will be missed by many.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Randy D. Shores.

Linda is survived by her husband, Jackson L. Halley; two sons: Rex A. Shores and Ricky L. Shores of Blue Springs, Missouri; one grandson, Jacob A. Shores serving in the USAF; a brother Robert D. (Imogene) Pedigo; a sister, Judy K. (Jim) Clark of Peculiar, Missouri; and nieces, nephews, and several cousins and friends.

Celebration of Life will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 30, 2017, at Fellowship at Cross Creek Church in Branson, Missouri, with Pastor Joe Cross officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later time in Wills Cemetery, Peculiar, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Options Pregnancy Clinic in Branson, Missouri. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Published on on December 27, 2017.