Billy Gene Lineberry, 84, Galax, Va., died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at his home.
He was born Dec. 1, 1928, in Carroll County, to Shelton Whitfield and Elva Sharp Lineberry.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Killon Lineberry.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Randy Fender, Sparta, N.C.; sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Janice Lineberry of Galax and Tim and Tracy Lineberry of Galax; nine grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Guynn and Jean Lineberry of Roanoke; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews,
A funeral was held Nov. 11, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at the Felts Cemetery. Officiating ministers were the Rev. Angie Lineberry and Pete Killon.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hillsville Fire Dept., Galax Fire Dept. or Pipers Gap Rescue Squad.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
Published in Galax Gazette from Nov. 13 to Nov. 14, 2013