Lynwood Franklin Tyndall

PINK HILL - Lynwood Franklin Tyndall, of 596 Jonestown Road, Pink Hill, N.C., born October 10, 1932, to Linwood and Carrie Stroud Tyndall, passed away on March 12, 2014, at the age of 81. Franklin retired after 38 years on the J.C. Howard Farm in Deep Run. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, David and Nannie Brown Stroud; paternal grandparents, Charles and Della Howard Tyndall; and his in-laws, Arthur and Audrey S. Rouse. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Betsy Rouse Tyndall of the home; two sons, Darron Franklin and wife Debbie, and Lynwood Craig and wife Renee, all of Deep Run; two grandchildren, Colton Ellington Tyndall of Harkers Island and Lindsey Blake Tyndall of Deep Run; brothers David Clifton Tyndall and wife Ann, of Kinston and Robert Keith Tyndall and wife Annette, of Pink Hill; sisters Rebecca Tyndall Howard and husband Donald, of Deep Run and Teresa Tyndall Morris and husband Victor, of Kinston; brother-in-law Walter A. Rouse and wife Lucy, of Tennessee; and a step-grandchild, Holly Barker and husband Will, of California; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Franklin was a 1953 graduate of Pink Hill High School and served stateside in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church of Jonestown since childhood, member of Pink Hill Ruritan Club and the Pleasant Hill Social Club. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 14, 2014, at 7 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church, 236 Jonestown Road, Pink Hill, with visitation to follow. Graveside rites will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Westview Cemetery in Kinston. The Reverends Jimmie Williams and Norman Davis Jr. will officiate. Flowers are welcome or memorials in his memory may be made to Bethel Baptist Church Building Fund, 236 Jonestown Road, Pink Hill, NC 28572. Online condolences may be sent to pinkhillfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Pink Hill Funeral Home. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com. (Paid obituary)

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1056 N Nc Hwy 11 Pink Hill, NC 28572
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Published in Free Press from Mar. 14 to Mar. 17, 2014