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“Thank you each for you kind words. I am Cynthia one of Irvine daughters. I recent ly heard of his paasing and wish I could have met each of you to...Read More »
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“I HOPE YOU GET THIS AND I AM VERY SORRY ABOUT YOUR DAD. WE REALLY HAD A LOT OF FUN WHEN I WAS AROUND.I DON'T KNOW HOW MUCH YOUR DAD TOLD YOU ABOUT...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: LISA MAYER - ABERDEEN, SD

“Irvin was the best co-worker one could have. He was a go anywhere,do anything kind of person. I called him the "animal" as a compliment to his work...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Ben Dykes - Greensboro, NC

“Irvin, (AKA Flub) A great man,friend and father figure to me I will always remember you. RIP Flub. signed Brian (AKA BIG BRIAN) thoughts and...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Brian Hardisty - Louisburg, NC

“Irvin was a good friend and a great man that would do anything for anyone he could!! Oh how quick witted he was!! Heaven has gained and Angel and we...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Kevin and Laura DeGarmo - NC

“So sorry to hear the news of Irvin's passing, and we just want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Irvin was a great man, always...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Ed and Sabrina Heffington - VA

“I worked with your Dad for almost 5 yrs and he was a special person with a heart of gold. He would often ask me to bake him some cookies, a...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Cathy Flynn - Burlington, NC


Irvin Martin Junior Linton, Jr, 69, died Sunday at Rex Hospital. He was born in South Mills, NC and was the son of Irvin and Hazel Linton. He was retired from Crossmark as a team leader of data collection agents in the Raleigh market and served in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He was an outstanding individual who was loved by many with a heart of gold going out of his way to help anyone in need.
Irvin was preceded in death by his brother David Sawyer.
Surviving are his sisters, Marie Hanson and Linda Ridder; his brother, Floyd Sawyer; his children, Irvin Martin Linton, II, Kimberly Linton Goss, Cynthia Lynn Linton, Sharon Lorraine Linton, Margaret Linton, John Henry Lane, III, Tracey Ann Linton and Alyssia Megan Linton;his grandchildren, Jessie, Jacob, Luke, Karli, Tylor and Gabriel; great-granddaughter, Olivia.
A special thank you to Rhonda Horton, friend, caregiver and honorable family member.

A Celebration of Life will be held 11am on Friday, 3/1/13 at Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day Saints,50 Bryan Drive, Apex, NC 27502. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.