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Burk Holloman Lindsay

December 12, 1930 November 30, 2018
Burk Holloman Lindsay
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Obituary for Burk Holloman Lindsay

Burk Holloman Lindsay, age 87, of Hiram, Georgia, passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018.  He was born on December 12, 1930 in Shelby County, Alabama, son of the late Clarence Lindsay and the late Frances Barnette Lindsay. Burk was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp with 23 years of service as a 1st Sergeant.  He served during the Korean Conflict and two tours in Vietnam.  He was a Purple Heart and Bronze Star recipient.  Burk served as an honor guard for President Truman and President Kennedy.  He finished his career as a U. S. Marshall with 10 years of service.  He was a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church for 38 years.
Burk is survived by his wife, Patricia Lindsay; children: Deborah “Debbie” Lindsay and Dave Wells, Donald “Don” Lindsay and his wife, Sally, Dennis Lindsay and Bobbie Jo Castner, David Lindsay; step-daughter: Terrie Reece; step-son: Tim Smith; eight grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; three great grandchildren; one-step great grandchild; brother: Murray Lindsay and his wife, Lynn; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by ten brothers and sisters and the mother of his children, Jeanette Lindsay.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at the funeral home from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at 1:00 PM at Sweetwater Baptist Church with Dr. Darryl Jones officiating.  He will lie in state at the church beginning at 12:00 PM until the service hour.
Interment to follow the service at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery with full military honors.
You may share your thoughts and condolences online at www.hightowersmemorial.com.
Hightower’s Memorial Chapel has charge of the arrangements 770-489-2818.


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Visitation

Tuesday

4

Dec

5:00 PM 12/4/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/4/2018 8:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

12651 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel
12651 Veterans Memorial Highway Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

Funeral

Wednesday

5

Dec

1:00 PM 12/5/2018 1:00:00 PM
Sweetwater Baptist Church

2308 Sweetwater Church Road
Douglasville, GA 30134

Sweetwater Baptist Church
2308 Sweetwater Church Road Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery Final Resting Place

2308 Sweetwater Baptist Church Road
Douglasville, GA 30134

2308 Sweetwater Baptist Church Road Douglasville 30134 GA
United States
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