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“So sorry for the loss of your dad. Keeping you in our hearts and prayers for comfort in our Lord. Love you all. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Mark and Rhonda Sands - kingsport, TN

“Lewis we are so sorry to hear about your loss.You all will be in our thoughts and prayers.Ron & Carole Howard ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Ron Howard - Hartsville, SC

“Lewis we are so sorry to hear about your loss.You all will be in our thoughts and prayers.Ron and Carole Howard ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Ron Howard - Hartsville, SC

“To the entire Lineberger Family,George was so special. Joel and I truly loved your father. I'm so grateful that I was able to know and work together...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Donna Lineberger - Cramerton, NC

“Lewis and Lineberger Family, We send our sincere condolences on the loss of Mr Lineberger. May God give you peace and comfort at this time. ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Lydia and Pete Stokes - SC

“George was a true man of God, and always had a kind word to say to anyone he met. I count him as one of the great examples of a Christian man. I pray...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Jeff & Jan Turner - Belmont, NC

“So sorry for your loss Dr Eddie. Praying for comfort and peace for you and your family ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Jan Dockery - Gastonia, NC

“The only members of Mr. Lineberger's family that I knew, were Mickey and Teena. But based on what I know of Mickey and what I read in Mr. Lineberger...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Martha Martin - Austin, AR

“To Vivian and Family, you all are in our prayers, may God be with you George was a good neighbor for many years, will be greatly missed,Don has...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Don & Sib Rhyne

“Uncle George was a kind man. I will always remember the times spent at our family gatherings. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Leigh Faulkenberry - Stanley, NC

“So sorry to hear . He was such a true gentleman. He will be truly missed by many. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Gene & Angela Hardee - Hartsville, SC

“Lewis, Matthew and Brittany:Please accept our on the death of your father/grandfather. This is the first Father's Day since Daddy died and I know...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Billy and Gayle McDonald - SC

“Sorry to find out about your dad ,Coach Lineberger, your family will be in my family's prayers ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Ted Jordan - Hartsville, SC

“Vickie and Terry our Prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family now in your time of bereavement. Your Father is now with the Lord and is in a...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Jim & Sandy Davis - Chattanooga, TN

“Vickie and family. Just loosing my daddy three months ago I can say I know what you are going through right now. Praise the Lord, we know where our...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Julia Chapman - Cherryville, NC

George L Lineberger, Jr

Gastonia - George Lewis Lineberger Jr., 85 passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on June 17, 2017. He was born in Gaston County on December 27, 1931; George was preceded in death by his parents, George Lewis Lineberger, Sr. and Callie Bridges Lineberger, a great grandson, Benton Lewis Lineberger and his brother, Jim Lineberger.

George was a faithful member of South Point Baptist Church for almost 40 years, where he served as a deacon, RA leader, member of countless committees, faithful visitation leader, and participated in a mission trip to Uruguay.
George delighted in his children and grandchildren, and served over 20 years as a Little League baseball coach for the Triangle Optimists. A proud Eagle Scout, George also served over 20 years as a scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 53.

George is survived by his wife of 64 years, Vivian Robinson Lineberger to whom he was a loving and devoted husband. He is also survived by a sister, Evelyn Rodden and her husband Frank; his children, Mickey and wife Teena Lineberger, Lewis and wife Dianne Lineberger, Vickie and husband Terry Throneburg, Dr. Ed and wife Sharon Lineberger, and Dana and husband Kevin Joyce; grandchildren, Jason Lineberger, Eric and Andrew Throneburg, Brittany and Matthew Lineberger, Cody Lineberger and Caroline and Connor Joyce, and 9 great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 3:30 p.m., Wednesday at South Point Baptist Church
A Celebration of Life service will follow at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday at South Point Baptist Church, 124 Horsley Avenue, Belmont
Interment will follow at Hillcrest Gardens, Mt. Holly, NC
Pallbearers will be Jason Lineberger, Eric Throneburg, Andrew Throneburg, Matthew Lineberger, Cody Lineberger, Connor Joyce and Frank Donaldson

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the South Point Baptist Church Building Fund, 124 Horsley Avenue, Belmont, North Carolina 28012

Condolences may be made to www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com

Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia 704-864-5144 is serving the Family.

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