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Roy Carlton Lindsey

June 04, 2021 - 00:00
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Oct. 2, 1946 - May 27, 2021

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Roy Carlton Lindsey, 74, of Greensboro, GA passed away Thursday, May 27, 2021 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Greensboro, GA.

Graveside Services were held on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at Greensboro City Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Greensboro, GA 30642 with Rev. Candy Arwood officiating. Serving as pallbearers are Dan Noggle, Jonathan Cronic, Dusty Addington, Tyree Wray, Kelvin Kitchens and Mike Smith.

Born October 2, 1946 in Washington, GA in Wilkes County he was the son of the late Walter Lindsey, Jr. and Margaret Lenore Robertson Lindsey. Roy graduated from Greensboro High School. After high school he joined the United States Army and served in Germany. He worked for Channell Grocery in Greensboro and served as a policeman for the City of Union Point and the City of Greensboro. As a child he attended the Penfield Presbyterian Church and later attended the Church of God in Greensboro. He enjoyed singing, playing a guitar and fishing. He started his own band naming it The Traveling Band. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Ann Lindsey; his brother, James “Buddy” Lindsey and sister, Betty Lindsey Ray.

Survivors include his sons, Carlton Neal Wray (Selyn) of Winterville, GA, Lee Lindsey (Susan) of Thomson, GA and Scott Lindsey of Union Point, GA; sisters, Carlene Noggle of Greensboro, GA, Susan West of Louisville, KY and Dorris Lindsey of Greensboro, GA; brothers, Franklin Lindsey (Shirley) of Louisville, KY and Hoyt Lindsey of Greensboro, GA; five grandchildren, Alexis Wray, Bailey Wray, Carrie Lindsey, Jacob Lindsey and Elijah Lindsey.

McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, was in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.