Survivors include wife Katherine Linton of Macclenny; daughters Katherine Hayes of Keystone Heights, Lisa Knight of Orange Park; sons Greg Linton of Ocala, Kevin Linton of Green Cove Springs and Tony Linton of Macclenny; sisters Fran Coxwell of Jacksonville, Mary English of Live Oak, Betty Bernheim of Buna, TX, Nancy Allen of Jacksonville and Norma Lawson of Live Oak; 17 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
The funeral service was held August 3 at 11:00 am at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Live Oak with the Revs. Donnie Williams and H. David Hingson officiating. Interment followed at Shady Grove Cemetery. Guerry Funeral Home of Macclenny was in charge of arrangements.