Allen Monroe Linkous, 80, of Long Shop died Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at his home.
He was born in Montgomery County on March 16, 1940, to the late Clinton Edgar and Nellie Wheeling Linkous. He was also preceded in death by brothers Richard Odell Linkous, Harry Linkous, H. B. Linkous and Edgar Linkous and a sister, Dolly Whitlock.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Brenda Johnston Linkous; a daughter and son in law, Lisa and Sidney Smith; sons Eric Allen Linkous, Mike Linkous and Matt Linkous; a granddaughter, Gracie Isabella Page Linkous; sisters and brothers-in-law, Maxine and Keith Fugate, Gladys Cook, Mattie Orange, Claremont Linkous, Arlene and Eddie Clybum and Hilda and Nolan Montgomery; a brother and sister-in-law, Leon and Bonnie Linkous; his mother-in-law, Ruth Johnston; and special friends Robert Tripp, Chuck Huffman and Pat Charlton
Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.