Balinda Hadley was born in Dinuba, Calif. August 26, 1951 to Tom and Mary (Smith) Hadley. She passed away quickly from cancer at Providence Hospital February 27, 2013.

She is survived by her loving companion of 26 years, Mike Robin; son, John; grandchildren, Haley, Taylor, and Addy; parents, Tom and Mary; siblings, Janie, Clifford, and Gwen; and many nices and nephews.

She worked at Timber Products for many years. She got her degree at Rogue Community College and worked many more years at Jackson and Perkins in sales. The most important thing to Balinda was to be there for her friends and family whenever they needed her.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 9, 2013, at 1:00 p.m., at the Trinity Baptist Church, 2555 Corey Road, Central Point, Ore. 97539.