She worked as a cook for the Cleveland City Schools for many years, retiring in 2012. She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Oberlin. Linda enjoyed bowling, bingo and traveling.
She is survived by her sisters, Alice M. Young, Johnnie Mae Young, Minnie M. Young, Rose A. Young, Bobbie A. Young, JoAnn Reynolds, all of Oberlin and Ramona K. Oliver of Elyria; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Young; mother, Rosie Lee Young; and her husband, James Scott.
There was a private family graveside service in Westwood Cemetery of Oberlin.