Mrs. Linda Eloise Gulledge Grosshans, 65, of 1176 Hannah’s Mill Rd., Thomaston, died Friday, July 6, 2012 at Christian Ministries Hospice.Mrs. Grosshans was a native of Detroit, Mich., but had lived in Thomaston since 2007. She was a homemaker and spent countless hours as an animal advocate and participated in numerous animal rescue efforts. She also served as a caregiver for the elderly in the community.Mrs. Grosshans is survived by her husband, Gene Grosshans; two daughters, Laura Lubitz of Lake Odessa, Mich., and Rosie Noel of Sneads Ferry, N.C.; a brother, Ron (Sally) Gulledge of Macomb, Mich.; two brothers-in-law, Melvin Grosshans of Romeo, Mich., and Fred Grosshans of Venice, Fla.; four grandchildren, Joshua Gould, Corinna Gould, Robert Noel and David Noel; and several cousins.Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 10, 2012 in the Chapel of the Pasley-Fletcher Funeral Home with Rev. Carey Pitts officiating. Burial was in Lamar Memory Gardens.The family would like to give special thanks to the staff of Thomaston Hospice for their care and understanding.Condolences may be expressed at pasleyfletcher.com.Pasley-Fletcher Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.