Linda Lamb Coley, 46, of Southport, died Thursday, May 4, 2017.

Linda Lamb Coley, 46, of Southport, died Thursday, May 4, 2017.

She was born in Craven County. She earned master’s degrees in education and administration and worked for Craven County Schools, including as an assistant principal at Havelock Middle School. She was later employed as assistant principal at Cedar Grove Middle School and taught at South Brunswick Middle School.

Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Brunswick Funeral Service, Southport/Oak Island Chapel.

She is survived by her parents, Carlton Lamb and Carol Miller Lamb of New Bern; her husband, Franklin Nelson Coley; two sons, Austin Graham Coley and Tanner Christopher Coley; one brother, Robert Christopher Lamb; and maternal grandmother, Phyllis Miller.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Angel Fund at Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.