Obituary for Rubin O’Neal Lineberry, Jr.

Rubin O’Neal Lineberry, Jr. age 58 of Dublin passed away Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Lewis Gale Hospital- Salem.

Born November 15, 1961 in Wythe County, Virginia, he was the son of the late Rubin O’Neal Lineberry, Sr. and Rosena Jane Neal Coffey. He was also preceded in death by his step-father, Carl Coffey, Sr. and his sister, Robin Lovern.

He was employed by Volvo for 32 years and was a member of the fire brigade. He was a life- time member of the Dublin Volunteer Fire Department having joined in 1981. Rubin was a big motorcycle enthusiast who enjoyed riding in his free time. He was a devoted family man who was always around to lend a helping hand to anyone who asked.

He is survived by

Daughter and Son-in-law-

Megan Lineberry Williams and Robert-Dublin

Step-Son- Joey Prescott-Dublin

Grandchildren- Jaylynn, Piper and one on the way

Sister and Brother-in-law-

Joyce “Georgie” Gallimore and Lonnie- Pulaski

Brother and Sister-in-law

Carl “Buck” Coffey and Sabrina- Radford

Nieces– Allie Coffey and Harper Coffey

Nephew- Josh Lovern and Cindy

Funeral services will be held Tuesday 2:00 p.m., January 21, 2020 in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Dan Lawson officiating. Interment will follow at Thornspring Cemetery, Pulaski

Visitation will be Monday, January 20, 2020 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.