After a two and a half year courageous battle with pancreatic cancer, Linwood Futrelle, 65, died September 19, 2017.
Linwood served as a volunteer firefighter in Orange County, NC for over 35 years as: the Captain of the Carrboro Fire Dept.; the Chief of the Hazardous Materials Team; and the Asst. Chief & the President of the Board of the Orange Grove Volunteer Fire Dept.
As a member of Cane Creek Baptist Church, Hillsborough, NC, Linwood served as the Chairman of the Board of Deacons. For many years, he was an active participant in the Appalachia Service Project.
He enjoyed hiking the Appalachian Trail; hunting; boating; and golf.