Mr. Lindsey was born March 30, 1947, in Grayson, La., the son of the late Louie Lindsey and Tressie Crain Lindsey. He was a decorated Vietnam veteran, having served in the United States Army, earning a Bronze Star and Purple Heart. He was a developer and owner/president of Southern Design Homes for a number of years. Mr. Lindsey was Baptist by faith and attended Douglasville Baptist Temple.
Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Pat L. Lindsey; son, Don Lindsey of Villa Rica; two grandsons; sisters, Faye Goodwin of Newellton, La., Sue Lindsey of Windsboro, La., Kay Lindsey, and Renee King, both of Urania, La.; brother, Coy Lindsey, Rayville, La.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Lindsey.
Graveside services were Friday, September 21, at 2:30 p.m. from The Georgia National Cemetery with Rev. Neal Beard officiating. Military honors were rendered by the Ft. Benning Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Home, 760 Pollard Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30315
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