May 12, 1950—June 15, 2019
Lin Tidwell was born in Shelton, WA, to Jack and Georgia Smith on May 12, 1950. She spent her early years in Longview, WA. She graduated from R.A. Long High School in 1968 and earned her Associates Degree from LCC. She later moved to Vancouver, WA, and there she met and married Steve Tidwell in 1992. Together they moved to Canby, OR, in 2007. She enjoyed pursuits of arts and crafts and was a gifted photographer. She found the most joy in her love of the Lord, followed closely by time spent with family and friends.
Lin is survived by her husband Steve Tidwell, her daughter Stephanie Manuel, son Braden Wood, as well as her siblings, her grandchildren, and her dog.