Linda Peden Taylor

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Linda Lu Peden Taylor- Age 23, of Smyrna, and formerly of West Nashville, entered into Heaven on Saturday morning, July 9, 2022. She is preceded in death by her Paw-Paw, Chester Clemons; her Maw-Maw, Linda Clemons; dad, David Taylor; her cousin, Haleigh Peden. Linda is survived by her parents, Teresa Cruz; Alfredo Cazarin; Renee Peden and Tammy Taylor-McClary; her siblings, Chester Peden, Jerry Peden, Abie Peden and Garrett Taylor; three aunts, one uncle; her dearest cousins, Linda Al-Shemari, Baylee Al-Shemari, Tyler Al-Shemari and Elana Delfin and Destiny Delfin; 6 cousins, and a host of extended family members and friends. She was a 2017 graduate of Smyrna High School. As a kid, she enjoyed tennis. She loved her brothers dearly and loved her family. She enjoyed makeup and fashion. She loved to cook and enjoyed home cooked meals. A Celebration of Linda’s life will be held on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at 12:30PM, at Western Hills Church (7565 Charlotte Pike). Interment will follow at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens. Visitation with the family will be held on Monday, July 18th, from 2PM until 7PM, then again on Tuesday morning from 11:30AM until the service time at 12:30PM, both at Western Hills Church. Arrangements in the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104, Nashville, TN 37209 (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be West Nashville & Bellevue’s ONLY locally owned and operated funeral & cremation provider.

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  1. Linda helped me a lot through highschool and after… always have me great advice when I was down and never once judged me … we love you Linda -Keely (Chapina) Pineda

  2. ILOVE you so much sissy Pooh you left kentrell lost to the point of no return we missing you like crazy till we meet again my pretty angle we love you 😘😭

  3. We grew up together, from foster care to high school, to being adults. Experiencing the same thing with someone and going through the same things and having someone you can relate to is pretty cool. What’s even cooler is having a friend to experience it with. I’ll forever love you, you’ll forever be in my heart and always be my friend! I love you Linda!

  4. I love you forever Linda. You touched so many people. I pray for your family and close friends. I’ll be running to you in heaven.

  5. So sorry for your loss. You were so young and beautiful. You will truly be missed. Laquieta and Jeff Sharp

  6. I still can’t even believe that I’m having to type this out. It still doesn’t seem real to me. When I met Linda I instantly was drawn by her beauty and as years passed and I got to really know her she because one of my best friends. Anytime I needed her she was there. I’ll always hold a special place in my heart for her. R.I.P until we meet again.

  7. Damn Linda, such a beautiful soul gone too soon! I will always remember all the amazing times we had growing up! From Rock Springs to Smyrna High to on afterwards. Every time I think of you I can hear your laugh in my head! If you know Linda you know her little laugh was high pitched and cute as all get out. Your beautiful spirit will be truly missed!

  8. Linda was the realest person you can ever think about. If you had a problem she was there for you even if you didn’t wanna talk about she will make you happy. She will be dearly missed and loved by everyone (Jennifer)

  9. Q: What was one of your favorite qualities of Linda ? A: I met Linda through my Grandson, she came up to me and immediately told me she was calling me Granny and asked my Zodiac sign. Linda was very lovable and down to earth, so full of life with a big heart ❤. I will miss her. R.I. H. baby. Gone too soon🙏❤😥

  10. Q: What will you miss most about Linda ? A: I’m gonna miss you showing up to my house uninvitedly because I didn’t answer the phone and your voice I never thought I would even have to write about you like your gone, I love you

  11. As I sit here thinking to myself I’ve come to realize that we’re only here for a short period of time my dear friend Linda accomplished her mission before some of us Her ambition consistency and dedication is what I’ll miss the most but one day I’ll see you again until I do……. just keep watching ova me cuh finally got here wings.Foreva hold my 3’s up Long live lu

  12. Linda Lu Peden words can’t describe the heartache I go through now on a regular basis. I miss you more than I have ever or could ever miss anything in my life. You were the best big little sister. You used to get me ready in the morning, you would brush my hair and choose my clothes and even made sure I ate, and all before you would get ready. My heart and soul longs for the day I get to see you again, but I don’t know how long that will be. No matter what I accomplishments or downfalls I will be presented with in this life, but I know you will be with me forever and always. Fly high Linda please wait for me!

  13. Q: What will you never forget about Linda ? A: I will never forget her smile. When I first met her she was smiling and saying, “Nice to finally meet you Ms. Trice”. She was outspoken and played no games. She defintely kept my son Trell on his toes😂😂😂 She also had a caring heart. When she loved, she loved hard. It was like I knew her way longer than I did. This loss of her has caused heartache on many. She will never be FORGOTTEN. Love you crazy girl, continue to get your rest angelface😇😇😇😇 Love Always, MS. Trice💖💖

  14. Linda it’s me ur sis Sam … my heart hurts to bad . I really need u so bad right now . Why did can’t u just come to me please I need to hear from I in a way meaning in a dream and talk to me or shit pop up and just talk to me family I need u so bad I’m trying to stay clean like we talked about I wish u tell me what to do next in life bc idk anymore I’m really starting to feel tried not as strong . I need u Linda my fucking heart hurts and I’m cry so much everything that pops up in my life deff object people keep giving me I know at least one thing u had it before or it’s ur shit and u trying to tell me something & but my slow ass don’t read sign so write me a not bihhhhh lmfao Linda I’m sorry It was u that got taken from us honesty to god I wish I could have taken place and u still be here with everyone I know ur in a better place but it would be better to be here with ur family I still feel so sad and hurt and depressed bc of this stuff I miss u Linda Lu Peden my little baby I wish I could hear u ask me to tickle ur head and back one more time until u fell asleep .. one day we will be together but just know I’m turning my life all around just for u I’m 3 months clean almost and about to try a sober living place once bc I want to but also bc u wanted me back to old me well I’m trying baby sis and I mean it it’s hard every time I see a sign of u I get so sad but than look for more and get pissed bc idk what it is u trying to tell me Linda I just wanna know why and what it is but anyways baby girl u are never leaving my thoughts and heart especially my mf head Linda Lu fly high and show me please rip beautiful face

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