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“My mother, Grace Linton Wickline, and I share your sadness. Ray was kind, considerate man. Nancy Wickline Lewis ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Nancy Wickline Lewis - Hollywood, MD

“Are hearts are heavy, and we pray for God's comfort and healing during this time of sorrow. We will be praying for you and your families. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: LIsa Brown - Fincastle, VA

“Sandy - Sorry to hear about your dad's accident. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Diane ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Diane Crosier - Salem, VA

“So sorry to hear of Ray's accident and death. Fortunately I had chatted with him a little bit at the family reunion in Sweet Springs this past July....Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Jane Volckmann - Greensboro, NC

“so sorry for your loss. Hold dear to your heart all the good memories you have and he will always be with you. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Lynne Ferrell May - New Castle, VA

“Phyllis and Sandra, I am so sorry for your loss. I would see your dad lots of time in mick or mack. He would always make it a point to speak to me...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Kathy T. Jones - New Castle,, VA

“We, the staff at Paitsel Funeral Home are deeply sorry for your loss. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Paitsel Funeral Home

Ray Cooper Linton, 83 of Paint Bank went to be with the Lord, Friday, November 2, 2012. He was the son of the late Otto and Freda Wickline Linton. He was preceded in death by his wife Glenna K. Linton and brother Glen J. Linton.
Mr. Linton served his country in the Korean War. He retired from the United States Postal Service. He was a member of the Humphreys Chapel Methodist Church. He was a charter member of the Paint Bank Fire Department and rescue squad.
He is survived by 2 daughters Sandra Kendrick and her husband Roy Kendrick of Roanoke and Phyllis Giles and her husband Jeff Giles of Troutville; 4 grandchildren Eric Bowling of Roanoke, Kevin Bowling and wife Ashley of Boones Mill, Jamie Dillard and wife Amanda of Daleville, and Brooklyn Giles of Troutville; 2 great-grandchildren Staci Bowling of Roanoke and Abigail Dillard of Daleville; sister Pearl Anderson of New Castle; and several nieces and nephews.
A Graveside Service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Paint Bank Community Cemetery with Pastor David Brown officiating. The family will receive friends 6-8 PM Monday, November 5, 2012 at Paitsel Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Humphreys Chapel, fire dept. or rescue squad.

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