Survivors include: son Ray Linton of Puyallup, WA; daughters Vicky Linton and Alice (Andy) Spickard – all of Mt. Juliet, Judy (Nick) Pandalos of Smyrna and Peggy (Eddie) Allen of Goodlettsville; daughter-in-law Barbara Linton of Lebanon; brother, Johnie H. Luther of Hermitage; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by husband Billy Gene Linton; son Michael "Cody" Linton; parents Arthur and Linnie Luther; sisters Loretta (George) Patterson and Helen (Vince) Palimbino; brothers Arthur, Jr. (Rachel) Luther and James (Mary) Luther.
Active pallbearers will include: Tony Linton, Andy Spickard, Bubba Spickard, Drew Spickard, Terry Jones, Brandon Linton and Christopher Linton.
The family would like to thank Odyssey Hospice for all their help, care and compassion.
Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.