John David Findlay
1957 - 2021
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John David Findlay
Guyton, GA
John David Findlay, 64, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Effingham County Hospital. He was born January 12, 1957 in Hollywood, California. He was the son of William L. and Marjorie McCubbin Findlay.
David was a member of Compassion Christian Church, Henderson and Effingham Campuses. At Compassion he greatly enjoyed his work on "The Journey" for multiple years, he worked production at the Henderson campus on cameras, and enjoyed working on projects for the pastors (the giant easel used on stage), and he loved serving at Men's Breakfast.
He worked for Gulfstream Aerospace for 19 years, where he was a MRB Engineer, working last in special missions. He had also served as a department group head on the G650 Program. He worked for McDonnell-Douglas (St. Louis, MO & Long Beach, CA), Northrop-Grumman, Rockwell International, and Lockheed. David was a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and also held an A&P License.
He is survived by his wife, Robin Davis-Ogden Findlay of Guyton, GA, son, William David Findlay and wife Chelsea, son, Kevin Edward Findlay and wife Haley, and newborn grandson Carter, sister, Marjorie Anne Findlay, brother, Robert Findlay and family, six cousins, many nephews and nieces, and David was blessed with friends beyond counting.
A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.
Remembrances may be made to Compassion Christian Church, Faith Promise, Henderson Campus.
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Published in Savannah Morning News from Apr. 3 to Apr. 4, 2021.
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April 8, 2021
Sincere condolences to the family. Dave was a special friend. He definitely loved his family. I pray the Lord will comfort you in this time of sorrow. I look forward to laughing with Dave again after this life is over.
Garry Campbell
Friend
April 8, 2021
Robin and Family, so sorry for your loss. Offering our condolences.
Sheila Galbreath
April 8, 2021
I never met David, but I have known Robin for many years. I'm so sorry to hear about his passing.
Beth Odom
Acquaintance
April 5, 2021
From the time I met Dave at Gulfstream, he was a gentle, quiet and funny man. I will miss seeing him come in with his bright smile. May God comfort his family and friends during this time of bereavement. My thoughts and prayers will be with you as you lay him to rest.
Michelle Moore
Coworker
April 4, 2021
It was a pleasure to work with David at Gulfstream. David was always ready to assist you anyway he could. My thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of David. Rest in Peace.
John S Jenkins III
Coworker
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