Linda Nicklas Thompson age 76 of Junction City passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020 at the Northern Louisiana Medical Center in Ruston, LA. She was born on August 13, 1943 in Spur, TX to the late Irene Tibitha Shannon Nicklas and Joseph Wilson Nicklas JR. Linda attended Bernice High School, from where she graduated in 1961. She began working as a bookkeeper with Junction City Veneer Company in 1963, which is where she met her husband H.W. Thompson. In 1965, Linda took her second bookkeeping job with C.A. Reed Lumber Company of Bernice. She continued working at that same location, under several company names for the next 35 plus years, before her retirement in 2002, with Long Length Lumber. After her retirement, Linda went back to work part time for Auto lube Express in El Dorado, for the next 15 years before her final retirement in 2018. Linda was an avid LSU and Saints fan and never missed a game on TV. She enjoyed working puzzles and feeding and watching the hummingbirds.