Let the memory of Linda be with us forever
  • 69 years old
  • Born on February 2, 1943 .
  • Passed away on June 4, 2012 .

Linda Whitt Michalina, 69, a longtime resident of Creedmoor passed away Monday, June 4th 2012.

A native of Granville County, the daughter of the late John Bunyan and Beatrice Mitchell Whitt. She was a godly woman and loved her Lord dearly.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Thursday in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Pastor David Edwards, Pastor Ray Wood and her sister, Pastor Jacqueline W. Woolbright. Burial will be in Creedmoor Cemetery.

Surviving are her husband of 49 years, Joe Michalina of the home, a daughter, Lori M. Wood (Steven) of Wake Forest, a son, Todd Michalina (Dorenda) of Creedmoor, five sisters, Jacqueline W. Woolbright of Durham, Rebecca W. Dickerson of Wake Forest, Sandra W. Grissom of Oxford, Nancy W. Woodlief of Creedmoor, Diana W. Clay of Durham, a brother, Donald M. Whitt of Youngsville, her granddaughter, Karlee Michalina, her grandsons, Cord Michalina, Hunter Boyd, Justin Wood, Jonathan Wood and Blake Wood. She was preceded in death by a sister, Dorese Whitt and a brother, Wayne Curtis Whitt.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Voice of the Martyrs, “In memory of Linda” P.O. Box 443, Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74005-0443

Visitation 7:00-8:30 PM Wednesday evening, June 6th 2012 at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home.

Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor is assisting the Michalina family.

Posted by Shannon Edwards on 9th April 2016
I'm sorry your family had such a tragic ending to Jo-Jo's life. He was a good man. So sad sad sad. I hope you know Henry and I pray for your family every day. It makes me smile to at least know you are in Heaven even if he is not. I hope you don't get lonely up there. Lots of folk down here pray for you every day. With love, Shan
Posted by Jason Henderson on 10th May 2015
Happy Mother's Day Aunt Linda!! I love you!! Jason & The Girls
Posted by Jason Henderson on 2nd February 2015
Happy Birthday Aunt Linda!!! I love you!! Jason
Posted by Jason Henderson on 25th December 2014
Merry Christmas Aunt Linda!! I love and miss you so much!
Posted by Jason Henderson on 2nd February 2014
Happy Birthday Aunt Linda! I love you and miss you so much! Jason
Posted by Jason Henderson on 25th December 2013
Merry Christmas Aunt Linda! You are so beautiful in this picture. We love you so much. I will never forget your encouragement to me. I love and miss you so much! Love, Jason
Posted by Linda Henderson on 3rd February 2013
Heaven definietly gained an angel that day! Aunt Linda is smiling down from her happy place with our precious Jesus awaiting our arrival one day. If she could talk to us and tell us of her Palace and her walks on the streets of gold, she would beg us not to be sad. I love and miss Aunt Linda so much.my precious friend,, always with an encouraging word. God bless Joe, Lori, and Todd - w/luv
Posted by Jason Henderson on 19th November 2012
I love you Aunt Linda. You are the best Aunt any person could ever have. Thank you for teaching me the value of "forgiving others". I did it. I miss you so much. Christy is Pregnant, but I'm sure you already know that! Prayer answered! We love & miss you so much!!! I have so much to be Thankful for this year. Jason
Posted by Kathy Pendziwater on 15th June 2012
Dear Joe, Todd, and Family, Jack and I were so very sorry to hear of Linda's passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. God be with you. Jack & Kathy Pendziwater at Poolside
Posted by Audrey James on 12th June 2012
To all the family of sweet Linda, including her precious sisters, I pray for the Lord to comfort you during this time. I love all you girls.
Posted by Tim Addison on 8th June 2012
One of the sweetest ladies i've ever known always in a great mood and willing to help in anyway she could.Even though she will be missed. We all know she is having a great time with her Saviour Jesus Christ.She just lives in a different location!!!
Posted by Dorothy Buffaloe on 7th June 2012
So sorry for your loss. Please accept our sincere sympathy. Sincerely, Homer & Dorothy Buffaloe
Posted by Aletta Briggs on 7th June 2012
Dear Todd and Joe, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this sorrowful time. There are no words I can say to ease your pain from this great loss but I want you to know how sorry I am.
Posted by Anna Thorpe on 7th June 2012
I learned of Linda's passing late last night. My heart is grieving. I have cried all day. I wish I could have made it to the service last night and today. I don't understand, but only the Lord knows. I am praying for the Michalina and Whitt families. I often thought of Linda and her kindness and godliness. May the Lord console you as only he can during times like these. I love you so much.
Posted by Penny Howard on 7th June 2012
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort you during this sad time. Penny Hailey Howard & Ruth Hailey
Posted by Jean Gunter on 7th June 2012
Joe, Todd and family, Please know that we are thinking about you and we know your hearts are aching and can only pray the pain will ease up as time passes..God works in ways that we somtimes don't understand but still we have to trust in his words..May peace come to each of you.. Sincerely, Buddy and Jean Gunter
Posted by Neva Dew on 7th June 2012
Our deepest sympathies go out to all of you for your great loss. May God be with you as you go through these difficult times ahead. Allen & Neva Dew
Posted by Bradley Wood on 7th June 2012
Linda inspired many for her attributes of faith, being a loving wife-mother-grandmother-and dear friend. We will miss her -- but we know Linda has walked into her Master's hands for eternity. Our love,prayers,and thoughts are with all the families: Joe Michalina - Steven & Lori Wood and Sons - Todd & Dorinda Michalina & Family - and the Whitt family. God bless -- Ray & Barbara Wood
Posted by Angela Perry on 7th June 2012
My husband, Scott, and I are so sorry for your loss. We pray that God will give you peace and comfort at this difficult time.
Posted by Lisa Williams on 7th June 2012
Todd,Dorenda,Joe,Lori and Family , Thoughts and prayers for all of you for the loss of your wonderful mom,wife,grandmother and friend. As we try to comprehend her loss we wll let ourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to heaven letting her know how much we love and miss her. Love and Prayers for you all . Lisa Andrews Williams
Posted by Toni Whitt on 6th June 2012
My prayers are with you all Joe, Todd and Lori. Also with her sisters and Donald. I often think of the times I spent visiting you all with my dad and I am so grateful for the times Linda prayed with me when he was so sick. She is certainly in heaven and we will all see her again. Toni Lynn Whitt
Posted by Michelle Willis on 6th June 2012
My deepest sympathy, love and prayers go out to each of you. May God's promise of Eternal Life give you comfort and strength now and always. May the memories of the past help to brighten the days in the future. I'm just so sorry for your loss.
Posted by Debbie Mercier on 6th June 2012
Uncle Joe and our family in North Carolina, Aunt Linda will be missed dearly by all of her family in Syracuse and Rome N.Y. She was always so inspirational and loving to us all. Our hearts ache with yours as we mourn her loss. Wish we could be there for you now in your time of need. Love and Heartfelt Sympathy, Debbie
Posted by A. Nevils on 6th June 2012
Our prayers are with the family today and in the days ahead. Linda was an Angel passing through this world and is with her Heavenly Father for eternity. We praise the Lord for her life and her ministry and blessings to so many. How we will miss our sweet Sister in Christ and how much darker this world is without her. Her sweet spirit let everyone see Jesus through her acts of kindness.
Posted by Gene Bullock on 6th June 2012
thoughts and prayers for the family... the bullocks,,james, loretta and gene...stem, n.c.
Posted by Frankie Wilson on 6th June 2012
Dear Joe, Lori and Todd, you are all in my thoughts and prayers. The time I was blessed to spend in Bible study with Linda and just knowing your whole family has always been a blessing. I know there is a beautiful angel smiling down and watching over all of you. Love to you all...Frankie
Posted by Johnny & Pat Hunter on 6th June 2012
To our family of faith in Christ Jesus, may The Holy Spirit comfort you in this hour. The testimony of Linda's life is evident and even in this time being broadcasted around the nation for all to see giving glory and honor to God.
Posted by Michelle Curry on 6th June 2012
Thoughts and prayers go out to your entire family during this tragic time. I hope God will comfort each of you during the upcoming days. Please know that we are thinking of you.
Posted by Kenneth Harp on 6th June 2012
My heart and prayers go out to your family today. I am so sorry that you have to go through the pain of losing a loved one. She was a great christian and mom. I know that God has an angel in heaven today. May God be with you all through this time.
Posted by Shelia Butts on 6th June 2012
Joe, Todd, and Lori - mere words cannot express how deeply sorry I am for your loss. Linda was truly a vessel for God and he used her in every aspect of her life. I know the moment she passed away, her spirit was right beside our Lord in heaven. No doubt his words were "well done my good and faithful servant." She will be deeply missed by everyone she touched. ~ Shelia Forsythe Butts
Posted by Lisa Richardson on 6th June 2012
Joe, Lori, & Todd, Please accept my heartfelt sympathies at this time. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Linda's sweet smile will long be remembered.
Posted by Beth Horn on 6th June 2012
Todd, Dorenda, Cord & Karlee, We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Henry, Beth, Travis & Callie Horn
Posted by Ronald Fain on 6th June 2012
So sadden to hear of your tragic loss. Her smile lives on to all that have known her. May God be with you all. Ronald and Kimberly Fain
Posted by Janie Latta on 6th June 2012
Linda was truly a remarkable person and she is now taking care of others in heaven. A friend said it perfectly the other day when she said, "One moment Linda was praying to God here on earth and the next she was speaking with God in his presence." She was truly a remarkable person who will be missed dearly. Praying for the entire family. Linda is a peace now though with her dear Lord.
Posted by Robin Tapia on 6th June 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with each of you...Linda was the dearest person I have ever known. I always told her she was an Angel here on earth..Now she's our Angel with the Lord. She will be deeply missed...She touched my heart.. Robin Tapia, (Randy's girlfriend)
Posted by Lisa Emory-Smith on 6th June 2012
My heart aches with sadness for all of you. Linda was such a special lady. She was loved by everyone's life she touched. I have so many fond memories of her from childhood. Let the memories fill your mind, warm your heart and lead you through your time of sorrow. Love & Prayers, Lisa Emory-Smith
Posted by Ruby Mangum on 6th June 2012
Joe, Todd, and Lori - I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Such a wonderful family and such a tragic loss. Prayers to each of you. Ruby Crabtree Mangum
Posted by Sharon Fields on 6th June 2012
I am so sorry for the Loss of Such a Godly woman from what everyone tells me... My Heart goes out to Lynn Whitt Gullie as she told me she always loved her and was " Favorite Aunt" even though she loves all of them... and my God give Lynn and her Mother Judy grace during this time....She is now one of God's Angel's Sharon Gullie Fields
Posted by Theresa Williford on 5th June 2012
2 Cor. 5:8 We are confident, I say, and would prefer to be away from the body and at home with the Lord.We are confident praise Jesus!! Psalm 116:15 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his Saints
Posted by Frank Autry on 5th June 2012
Joe, Lori and Todd, My prayers are with you during this difficult time. Your mother was a wonderful person and I feel blessed to have known her and your family.
Posted by Kay Turner on 5th June 2012
Sorry to hear about Linda. Prayers are with the family. May you find peace in knowing Linda is Home with her Lord.
Posted by Joyce Powell on 5th June 2012
Gene and I are so sorry this has happened. Linda was a special lady. I pray for His comfort on you all. Gene and Joyce Powell
Posted by Dink Andrews on 5th June 2012
Joe and Todd, I am so sorry to hear about Linda. My prayers are with you and I know God will give you the peace you need at this time. Dink Andrews
Posted by Shelba Perry on 5th June 2012
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort your hearts. She was a special lady. Shelba Perry and Janie Perry Adams
Posted by Deborah Keith on 5th June 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time and the days ahead of you. May you live in peace with all the good memories you have of Linda. She was a great lady and always had a smile on her face. God bless each of you. Love, Deborah Keith & Family
Posted by Ann Jones on 5th June 2012
Our love and prayers go out to Joe, Todd , Lori and the family. Linda will always be in your hearts...there forever to stay. Heaven smiled when Linda got home...... 1 Peter 5:7 Charles and Ann Jones - Henderson
Posted by Marie Jones on 5th June 2012
Prayers go out to the family at this time .May God be with each of you during this time and comfort you. Doug and Marie Jones

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