Janet Marie Hess Linton, 71, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center ,following a sudden illness.
Born November 10, 1947, at Ronceverte, WV, she was the daughter of Warren Preston Hess and Grace Eleanora Dalton Hess.
She was a member of the Edgewood Presbyterian Church and graduated from Greenbrier High School in Ronceverte. Janet had worked at Long's License and Titling, Cato's, and Stone and Thomas.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Michele Alda Linton.
She was first and foremost a loving mother to her daughter, Angela Danielle Linton (Kevin Deitz) of Lewisburg.
Including her daughter, she is survived and will be greatly missed by her companion of 19 years, Robert E. Halstead; stepson, William Halstead (Jennifer) of Washington state; step- grandchildren, Dakota, Ariana, Chloe and Courtney; and her former husband of 31 years, Jerry D. Linton (Betty McGurty) of Lewisburg.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Friday, January 4, 2019, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel – 252, Montvue Drive, Lewisburg, WV, with Pastor Kenny Baker officiating. Burial will follow in the New Lebanon Cemetery in Pickaway, WV.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, January 3, 2019, at the funeral home.
Online guestbook can be signed at www.morganfh.net.
Morgan Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the January 1, 2019 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.