Linda (Malcolm) (Jean) McPherson

  • Born: May 16, 1952
  • Died: December 14, 2019
  • Location: Brockton, Massachusetts

Farley Funeral Home

358 Park Street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Tel. (781) 344-2676

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Linda by adding your memories and photos.

Linda J. (Malcolm) (Jean) McPherson, 67, a lifelong resident of Brockton, died peacefully at the Life Care Center of West Bridgewater on Saturday, December 14, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Homer McPherson. Daughter of Mary I. (Barsell) Malcolm of Brockton and the late Barry S. Malcolm, she was born and raised in Brockton. Linda was a graduate of Brockton High School and Bridgewater State College. She worked for many years as a bookkeeper and office manager for several area companies, including Horan Oil in Stoughton and Harding Print Company in Whitman. Linda was a member of the Rainbow Girls Club and the Eastern Star Club. In her free time Linda enjoyed bowling, traveling, shopping, watching movies, vacations in St. Maarten and spending time with her loving family.

Mrs. McPherson is survived by her son, Eric M. Jean of Brockton. She is also survived by her sister, Donna M. Malcolm of Bridgewater and her brother, Brian J. Malcolm and his wife Diane of New Hampshire. She was the stepmother of Michelle Norris and her husband Kenneth and Craig McPherson and his wife Cheryl all of Brockton. She was the grandmother of Lauren and Andrew McPherson. She is also survived by her goddaughter and niece, Angela Zatzos and her niece Whitney Malcolm and nephew Dylan Malcolm.

Visitation will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt.27) Stoughton on Tuesday, December 17 from 10 AM - 1 PM followed by a Funeral Service at 1 PM. Interment will take place at Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. In lieu of flowers, donations in Linda's name may be made to the ALS Association, 685 Canton Street, Suite 103, Norwood, MA 02062.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Sorry for your loss.

Posted by Susan Benvie - Greeneville, TN - Acquaintance   December 19, 2019

Linda was a wonderful lady. We knew her from bowlingLinda was a very special lady and may she rest in peace

Posted by Rosemarie Hamilton - Bellingham, MA - Friend   December 19, 2019

Donna and family-my heart breaks for all of you-it was always Linda and Donna, the bond you had was so special. God bless the Malcolm family.

Posted by Donna Mitchell - Brockton, MA - Friend   December 19, 2019

Linda was so pleasant friendly. I looked forward to seeing her when she came to The bank all those years ago. Sorry to hear this news. She was in my prayers and you are now!

Posted by Elizabeth McPherson - North Easton, MA - Friend   December 18, 2019


Marty,Jarrod and I send our sincerest condolences. We were sorry to hear of Linda's passing.
As for myself I will never forget sharing some wonderful times with her. We have known each other for decades. I will always treasure our travels to Bermuda with her sister and friends. We have watched each others children grow up. It was great to have our bowling tournaments with fond memories. Linda was a truly special lady. God Bless her and her family

Posted by Paula &Marty Gillis - Myrtle Beach, SC - Friend   December 17, 2019

Such a beautiful and caring person.

Posted by Dorothy Burgess - Marshfield, MA - Coworker   December 17, 2019

I met Linda in Junior High, went to Rainbow with her, double dated for the BHS Senior Prom and had lots of conversations about Malcolms Bakery... She always made me laugh, was kind and a person forever in my heart.

Posted by Sandra (MacDonald) Freeman - MELBOURNE, FL - Friend   December 17, 2019


Thank you for allowing us to take care of Linda in her final year of life. It was truly a pleasure to have met her. She always had a smile and a kind word when we spoke. She will be missed by the Vineyard Unit and her roommate.

Posted by Deb Linehan - West Bridgewater, MA - Friend   December 17, 2019

I'm Sorry For Your Loss Linda Was a Good Person She Will Be Missed My Condolences to the Family.

Posted by Stephen Hansen - JACKSONVILLE, FL - Family Friend   December 16, 2019

Linda was a mentor and role model for me as a pre-teen. I will never forget her kindness, compassion, sense of humor and wisdom. Heaven has gained another angel.

Posted by Carol Goodcuff - Stuart, FL - Family Friend   December 16, 2019

My thoughts amd prayers are with all the family in the tradgic loss of Linda.We were childhood friends.I am unable to be there but I am in spirit.

Posted by Linda Mitchell Davis - Hillsborough, NC - Friend   December 16, 2019

R.I.P Linda I will always remember that beautiful smile. Gone but never forgotten ❤

Posted by Deb Callahan - Braintree, MA - Friend   December 16, 2019

My condolences to Craig and family. May Linda Rest In Peace.

Posted by Maureen Morrison Bohnwagner - Canton, MA - Friend   December 16, 2019

I went to school with Linda. She always had a smile. May you find comfort in your memories of her.

Posted by Roberta Richman - Brockton, MA - Classmate   December 16, 2019

I'm so very sorry to hear of Linda's passing. I've known that smile since the 5th grade, it will be missed by many. I will keep her family in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Peggy Webber - Palm Harbor, FL - Friend   December 16, 2019

Sending Thoughts and Prayers. So sad and so young. Linda thanks for all the great memories and laughs we had bowling and in St Maarten. You'll be missed my friend. RIP

Posted by Marcia and Harry Minassian - Provincetown, MA - Friend   December 16, 2019

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