Linda Prevost Coumes

  • Born: August 21, 1942
  • Died: December 6, 2021
  • Location: Ponchatoula, Louisiana

Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home

PO Box 2035
2000 N Morrison Blvd
Hammond, LA 70404
Tel. (985) 345-5801

Tribute & Message From The Family

Linda Prevost Coumes, 79, of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away on Monday, December 6, 2021. She was born on August 21, 1942, in Robert, Louisiana.

Linda was predeceased by her husband, Gene Coumes, her parents, Mack and Henrietta Prevost, and two brothers, Douglas Prevost and Tim Prevost.

She is survived by her children, Crystal Edgerton (Tim), Gene Coumes (Stephanie) and Keelie Madona (Rickey), her sister, Peggy Johnson (Harry), and her brother, Carl E. Prevost (Agnes). Also survived by seven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

Family and friends are welcome at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401 on Sunday, December 12, 2021 from 9:00 am until 11:00 am.

A Funeral Service will begin Sunday at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow at Narretto Cemetery in Loranger, Louisiana.

An on-line guest book is available at


Condolence & Memory Journal

Sorry for your loss. Prayers going up for all of you.

Posted by Clarisse M Mollo - Friend   December 13, 2021

So sorry for your loss. Mrs. Linda was always such a cool lady. I will always remember her fondly as part of my childhood. She was a sweetheart.

Posted by Veronica Ciresi Smith    December 10, 2021

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.

Posted by Keyze & Jacque Lambremont - Covington, LA - Friend   December 10, 2021

So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you.

Posted by Gordon Anderson - Hammond   December 09, 2021

Oh I remember Linda trying to teach us at Bible School. I loved her and Gene so much. They were always so much fun to be around.
My thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends. She was a sweetheart and a treasure

Posted by Gary Stanga - Ponchatoula, LA - Friend   December 07, 2021