Linda Pauline Erikson of Commerce died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, at Eastwood Manor in Commerce after an illness. She was 62.

Ms. Erikson was born Sept. 28, 1945, in rural Ottawa County near Wyandotte to Lottie and Opal (Davis) Wyrick. She had lived most of her life in the Commerce area. She was a member of Southeast Baptist Church in Miami.

She had worked at the Midway restaurant.

Survivors include five sons, Larry Erikson and his wife Savannah of Commerce, Sonny Griner of Noel, Mo., Leslie Eugene Griner of Arkansas, Mike Griner of Fairland and Kenny Joe Davis of Miami; three daughters, Kay and her husband Bob Mitchell of Commerce, Debbie Griner of Quapaw and Rene Harper of Tulsa, 19 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami.