HAROLD LINDSAY

Lindsay Sr. March 5, 1926 - May 25, 2013 SHAWNEE Harold Wayne Lindsay Sr., 87, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 25, 2013. He was born in Oscar, OK March 5, 1926, to Mattie Nadine & Paul Garland Lindsay. Harold enlisted in the U.S. Army April 25, 1944, and served in the 913 Artillery Division in the Pacific Theatre until he was Honorably Discharged March 23, 1946. After being discharged from the Army, Harold lived in Seminole, OK for many years, and that is where he met the love of his life, Beatrice Bernice Pippin, at the skating rink. Harold and Bernice married December 2, 1948, and began their family. Two of their children, Paula Jean and Ronnie Wayne, were born in Seminole before they moved to Perry, OK in 1955, where their other two children, Harold Wayne and Garold Dewayne Lindsay, were born. In 1965, they moved back to Seminole and lived there until 1977, when Harold accepted a position with Western Trailer and Equipment and relocated to Abilene, TX, where they lived until he retired in 1990. After retiring, they moved to Marlow, OK and lived there until 2009, when they moved to Shawnee, OK to be closer to their family. Harold enjoyed his family, NASCAR, OU Football, Texas Rangers Baseball and Thunder Basketball. Harold is survived by his wife, Beatrice Bernice Lindsay; one brother, Kenneth Dale Lindsay; four children, Paula Simmons, of Bethany, OK; Ronnie Lindsay, of Chickasha, OK; Harold Jr. and wife Angela Lindsay, of Bethel Acres, OK; and Garold and wife Ronda Lindsay, of Shawnee, OK; eight grandchildren, Kandace, Cara, Ashlee, Adam, Kyle, Julia, James and Danielle; four great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Harold was preceded in death by his parents, Mattie and Paul Lindsay; two sisters, Betty Mckinnon and Phyllis Tieman; brother, Bill Lindsay; and great-grandson, Derek Justice Doughty. Services will be at the Rock Creek Baptist Church, 44900 Hardesty Road, Shawnee, OK, Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at 10 a.m.

Funeral Home

Resthaven Funeral Home
44909 Highway 3 Shawnee, OK 74801
(405) 275-2200

Published in The Oklahoman on May 27, 2013