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George Washington Lindsey, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1896
Readsville
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1983
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Services were held at Hamilton's Funeral Home for George Washington Lindsey, 86, who died of a stroke at Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Burial was in the veterans' area at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Born in Missouri, Mr. Lindsey lived in Des Moines since 1945 and was a World War I Army veteran and a member of Altoona American Legion 682. He was a retired machinist. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Haywood Lindsey (1855 - 1917)
  Martha A Peery Dobbs (1859 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Ellen Harris Lindsey (1906 - 1996)*
 
 Children:
  George Washington Lindsey (1924 - 2001)*
  Glenn Eugene Lindsey (1926 - 1930)*
  Betty Jean Lindsey Hick (1930 - 2009)*
  Teddy Allen Lindsey (1933 - 2004)*
  Ora Belle Lindsey (1935 - 1949)*
  Joyce Ann Lindsey Parker (1937 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Sylvana Lindsey Beatty (1882 - 1920)*
  Ollie Leona Lindsey Davis (1883 - 1943)*
  Matthew Madison Lindsey (1885 - 1958)*
  Maggie Lindsey Pohlman (1887 - 1961)*
  Lou Ella Lindsey Benskin (1893 - 1962)*
  Frederick Lafayette "Fred" Lindsey (1893 - 1983)*
  George Washington Lindsey (1896 - 1983)
  Florence E. Thurman (1900 - 1995)*
  James Haywood Lindsey (1901 - 1981)*
  Onie Agusta Lindsey Brown (1906 - 1996)*
  Virginia Lindsey Turley (1910 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Carol Benskin
Originally Created by: bill alexander
Record added: Dec 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45857406
George Washington Lindsey, Sr
Added by: Carol Benskin
 
George Washington Lindsey, Sr
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- Heather Cottrell
 Added: Apr. 21, 2016
Hi GrandpaI was thinking about you yesterday. Aunt Sandy was in the garden with us eating your tomatoes. I miss you!!!
- Norma Jean Barr Foresman
 Added: Sep. 7, 2013

- bill alexander
 Added: Nov. 17, 2012
 
 
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