Mrs. Linnie Mathis McAlpin, of Apalachicola, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 in Panama City.

Born in 1956, she was a native and lifelong resident of Franklin County, and for many years worked for the Florida Department of Corrections. She was a member of United Baptist Church in Eastpoint.

Survivors include her husband, John Mitchell McAlpin; her mother, Lena Mae Mathis; her children, Chrystal Moore and husband Van, Christopher Moore and wife Reneé John McAlpin and wife Vickie, Carl McAlpin and wife Rayshell, and Carla O'Neal; her siblings, Debrah Mathis Wilson, Diane Haddock McCoy, and James Mathis; 17 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Melton A. Mathis; her brother-in-law, Wesley Gene "Papa" Wilson; her grandson-in-law Bobby Hall; and her granddaughter Jessica Leigh McAlpin.

Services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 1 at United Baptist Church, with interment following in Eastpoint Cemetery.

Services are under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home.