Dr. Johnnie's Story
ATHENS, WV Dr. Johnnie B. Linn III, an assistant professor at Concord University in Athens, WV, passed on February 3, 2018 because of cancer.
Johnnie was born on September 29, 1947 in Amarillo, TX. He was preceded in death by his father, J. B. Linn, Jr. and his mother T. (Houston) Linn of Texas.
He is survived by his wife N. Linn living in WV, his brother, T. Linn living in Texas, and his sister D. (Linn) Ross and her husband, ?M. Ross of Texas. He also leaves two nephews and a niece and their families.
Funeral Services will be held from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton on Friday, February 9, 2018 with Pastor Stan Metz of Athens Church of God officiating.
Friends and colleagues may view at 5:00 p.m. and the funeral service will be held at 6:00 p.m. A Military burial will be conducted at Southwestern Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin, Virginia. Silk flowers for the funeral may be sent ?to Memorial Funeral Home. After the funeral, fresh and silk flowers will be transported to nursing homes for the handicapped and elderly.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The Linn family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on February 7, 2018