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 James Neil "Papa Jim" Lineberger

James Neil "Papa Jim" Lineberger, 72, a resident of Morris, died Saturday, February 2, 2008. He was born June 7, 1935 in Mt. Holly, North Carolina to Edward and Ruby (Stabler) Lineberger. He served his country in the U.S. Navy and was a truck driver. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and four wheeling and loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a member of the Okmulgee Elks Lodge. Jim was preceded in death by his parents and one sister. Survivors include eleven children, four sisters, two brothers, eighteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Services celebrating Jimís life will be held 3:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 6, 2008 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel. Online condolences may be sent at