In Memory of




Obituary for Michael 'Mike" Lineberger

Michael "Mike" Franklin Lineberger, 58, of Lawndale, passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023 at Atrium Health - Cleveland, Shelby.

Born in Catawba County, on December 24, 1964, he was a son of Franklin Arthur Lineberger and Ellene Bingham Lineberger of Lawndale. He was employed by Westmoreland Printing as a graphic designer.

Survivors include his wife of thirty-six years, Cindy Short Lineberger; son, Steven Lineberger and Mysteria Herron of Cherryville; daughter, Laura Lineberger and Dyllion Costner of Lawndale; two brothers, Marcus Lineberger and Tracy Riddle of Lawndale and Marty Lineberger and Bruce McKay of Spencer; sister, Paula Eaker and husband Terry of Lawndale; two grandchildren, Michael Thomas Lineberger and Levi Darrell Costner; brother-in-law, Michael Short and wife Lori of Hickory; niece Abby Potter and husband Shawn and two nephews, Jesse Johnson and wife Michelle and Zion Short.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 9, 2023, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, at Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday at 3:00 pm in the Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jerry Lail officiating.

The burial will follow the service in the Cherryville City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to St. Judes Children's Research Hospital,

A guest register is available at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, NC.