Linda Joy (Lampen) Stidham, R.N., BSN of Little Rock, AR., passed away on May 27 after a courageous battle with cancer and related illnesses. Linda was a graduate of Hamilton High School of Mich. and Mercy Central School of Nursing, Grand Rapids, Mich. She was employed as an R.N. at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock for 24 years. Most recently working as an LPN instructor at Baptist Health Colleges in Little Rock. Linda was born at Barksdale Air Force Base, LA. on Jan. 30, 1955 to Lloyd & Madeline Lampen. She was preceded in death by her father Lloyd. She is survived by her husband, John; son Scott & his 3 children, Amarillo, TX; daughter Sarah, Chicago, IL; mother Madeline and brother Dale both Overisle, MI; brother Richard (Shelley), Hamilton, MI; brother Donald (Dee), Holland, MI; aunts & uncles; several nephews and nieces all of MI; Mother-In-Law Margie, Asheboro, NC. Visitation, 5-8:30 p.m., Thursday May 31. Memorial service Friday June 1 at 10:30-11:30 a.m. both at Oak Park Baptist Church in Little Rock. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Baptist Health Colleges of Little Rock- Student emergency fund or JoAnn Cayce Charities.