Derick Michael Linear, 36, of Highland Dr., Fairmont, passed away early Sunday morning in Fairmont Regional Medical Center in Fairmont.
He was born June 30, 1980 in Morgantown, son of the late Richard and Freda "Hager" Linear.
Survivors include his children, two sons, Domenic Linear and Jacob Linear, both of Fairmont; five daughters, Aubree and Meigha Sloan, both of Fairmont, Sierah Host of Preston County and Riley and Danika Linear of Phillipi; his fiancé, Cierra Sloan of Fairmont; two sisters, Frances Billups of Fairmont and Stella Lawrence of Fairmont; two brothers, Willie and Judy [WF1] Billups of Fairmont and Jason and Jennifer Billups of Grafton and several nieces and nephews.
Derick was a Protestant by faith. He was an independent contractor in the Marion County area. Derick very much enjoyed family activities, fishing, and loved riding his motor bike.
Derick's family have chosen cremation services. Family and friends may call from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ford Funeral Home, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont, WV. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with Pastor Larry Collins officiating. A private burial will follow at a later date in Mt. Zion Cemetery and Mausoleum in Fairmont, WV.
Published on  June 5, 2017