Lindsey, Garnet Lewis

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Garnet Lewis Lindsey, 85 of Newbern, died Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at his residence. He was born on November 21, 1934 in Giles County, and was the son of the late Bessie Robertson Lindsey and George Soloman Lindsey. He was a proud security officer at New River Community College.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son; Rickey Dale Roop: brothers; Benjamin Wade (Pokie) Lindsey, Cecil Lindsey, and Alvea Lindsey: sisters; Gladys Parcell, Ruby Palmer, and Clarie Griffin. He is survived by his loving wife; Lassie Wiladean Lindsey of Newbern: a son; Dennis (Shellie) Roop of Christiansburg: brother; Kenneth (Sallie) Lindsey of Little Creek. He is also survived by two grandchildren; Joshua M. (Maegan) Roop of Pulaski, and Jacey Roop of Pulaski: great-grandchildren; Keira Roop, Naomi Roop, Kayson Wojcik, and Ryan Roop, along with his trusted pet dog, Jasper.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 29, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home with Pastor Mikie Talbert officiating. Interment will follow in Highland Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends on Saturday at the funeral home from Noon until 2:00 p.m.

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