Cotten Funeral Home

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Stephen Mark Lineback

September 26, 1952October 2, 2019

Stephen Mark Lineback, 67, of River Bend passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2019.

Steve is survived by his wife Pat, his daughters, Kyle (Chris) and Kelly, his grandchildren Bennett and Emerson, and his sisters Vicki Nebes (Bob) and Lois Wall (Jack). He is preceded in death by his parents Robert and Roberta Lineback and his sisters Linda and Joy Lineback.

Steve was born in Russiaville, Indiana and lived in Indianapolis, Indiana until retirement.

Steve was an avid bird watcher, an amateur photographer, and loved living in Eastern North Carolina and River Bend. He loved greyhounds and had long been involved in greyhound adoption.

A celebration of life will be scheduled for a later date.

Online condolences can be made to the Lineback family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com. Arrangements handled by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.


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Stephen Mark Lineback

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Paula Mulvenna

October 8, 2019

I am so sorry to hear this. I don’t really even know what to say. However if there’s anything at all I can do for you. Let me know.
Love Paula

MaryGrace DelAcqua

October 6, 2019

We are so sorry to hear about Steve. Love, Hugs, & Prayers to You Pat & the Family. He was a Beautiful Person. Altough we only knew him for a short time we were glad we had the opportunity to meet him & hang out with him. Our deepest condolences.
Dan & MaryGrace

cathyrn rice

October 5, 2019

We feel so glad to have shared our times with Pat, Steve, and the entire family. We share beautiful grandchildren and I am so glad he had an opportunity to know and enjoy them.
Family is the most important thing and I'm glad ours have joined.