Linda Gail Linville Fraley of Florence, AL, formerly of Iron City, TN, was born on September 23, 1945 in Wayne County, TN. She was a daughter of the late Willie Clarence and Sarah Lucille McCain Linville. Mrs. Fraley was united in marriage to Charles Junior Fraley on September 23, 1962 and he preceded her in death on June 12, 2001. She was retired from Angelica Corporation (Collinwood Manufacturing) and was a member of the Fairview Freewill Baptist Church, Iron City, Tennessee. Mrs. Fraley departed this life on Monday, May 23, 2022 at her home at the age of 76 Years and 8 Months.
She is survived by daughters, Kim Lawson, Iron City, TN and Kristi Gresham, husband, Kris and Allison Hayes, husband, Will all of Florence, AL; grandchildren, Derrick and Laken Thompson, Drake Fraley and Charlee and Chloe Lawson; great-grandchildren, Aveah Ramsey, Aleigha Fraley and Soulyn Thompson and nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Fraley was preceded in death by an infant daughter; brothers, Billy and Bobby Linville and a sister, Nell Rich.
Funeral services were held on Friday, May 27, 2022 at 3:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors chapel, Collinwood, Tennessee, with Greg Stults and Blake Quillen officiating. Burial was in the Railroad Cemetery, Iron City, Tennessee with Shackelford Funeral Directors of Wayne County assisting the family. Pallbearers were Dan Rich, Paul Rich, Larry Linville, Tyler Copeland, Ryan Copeland and Connor Butler with honorary pallbearers being W. C. Rich, Dwayne Copeland and Malcolm Lawson.