Couple find richness of resources to aid Alzheimer's caregivers

Posted: February 15, 2018 at 4 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/CHARLIE KAIJO Ann Linkous reacts as she plays with her great-granddaughter Audrey Gilchrist, 3, (not pictured) during a girl's night Jan. 25 at her daughter's home in Rogers. Ann received a diagnosis of Alzheimer's diseases in 2014.
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NWA Democrat-Gazette/CHARLIE KAIJO Ann Linkous reacts as she plays with her great-granddaughter Audrey Gilchrist, 3, (not pictured) during a girl's night Jan. 25 at her daughter's home in Rogers. Ann received a diagnosis of Alzheimer's diseases in 2014.

Ann Linkous sat on one of a pair of matching recliners in her Rogers home. She and her husband moved there after learning she had Alzheimer's disease.

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Ann and Mark Linkous have raised more than $5,000 for Alzheimer’s research since September with their “sock ministry.” Anyone interested in donating can visit their Facebook page, called Sock it to Alzheimer’s.

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