December 4, 1972 - December 3, 2021
Gilbert Frank Lindsay, "Frankie", 48, of Sherrills Ford, and formerly of Salisbury, NC, passed away Friday, December 3rd, 2021, at home, surrounded by all those who loved him. He was born December 4th, 1972, in Rowan County to his father, the late Gilbert Franklin Lindsay, and mother, Deborah Lindsay Goins. He was preceded in death by his father, Gilbert Franklin Lindsay and stepmother, Dana Lunn Lindsay, Grandmother, Dollie Osborne Lindsay and Grandfather, Frank Lindsay, JR. He was known to be a big man with an even bigger heart. Always there to lend a helping hand to those in need. He loved deeply and hard. He enjoyed childish TV shows, reading mystery novels, playing with his grandchildren, spending quality time with and cooking for family and loved ones. He spent his life uplifting everyone around him. Always one to joke and laugh, he was known to bring happiness to everyone he cared for. He studied to be a CNA and enjoyed the care of his patients, passing that enjoyment onto his daughter. He took great pride in his grandchildren, who fondly and lovingly called him "Papa". He was more than willing to be a grandfather to anyone, adopting nieces and nephews' children in as his own grandchildren. He loved days where the house was filled with the laughter of children. Those he loved and those that loved him were the most important aspect of his life. He will be missed, loved and remembered by a large family. He will always be held in the hearts of; His wife of 27 years, Dawn Lindsay, his daughter, Makaila Lindsay (and life partner, Austin Potts), his grandchildren, Christopher Lindsay and Braidyn Mears, his mother and stepfather, Deborah "Debbie" Goins and William "Randy" Goins, his sister, Veronica Walton (and husband, Thomas Walton), his nieces and nephews, Shawn DeHart (and wife, Courtney Dehart), Lindsay DeHart, Drew DeHart (and wife, Nicki DeHart), Caleb Walton, Rebecca DeHart (and life partner, Henry Lee), Elijah "Eli" Walton, Matthew Hemmings (and life partner, Keri Smith), Brianna Hemmings, and Jakolbie Edgerton, his bonus daughter and grandchildren, Melody Torres (and husband, Angel Torres) Jose Ramirez, Alexander Torres, Angel Torres, and Ezra Torres, his bonus grandchildren (children of Drew DeHart) Abigayle DeHart, James Hays, Layla Hays, Isaac Dehart, Wyatt Vaughn and Aiden DeHart, and extended family, Tina Edgerton (and husband Kerry Edgerton), Robert "Robbie" Hemmings (and life partner Selina Lynch), Virginia James, Cassie and Justin Reyes. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, December 11th, 2021, at 5pm for friends and family. Please, bring photos you would like to display. For those who are unable to attend the service, you may go to the following link for the live stream https://view.oneroomstreaming.com/authorise.php?k=1639016900152821 In lieu of flowers, there will be a donation jar set up at the memorial to help pay for funeral expenses. A special 'Thank You' to the Catawba County Paramedics and EMTs who worked tirelessly to care for my father. Your kindness, hard work and effort will forever be remembered.
Gilbert Frank Lindsay, "Frankie", 48, of Sherrills Ford, and formerly of Salisbury, NC, passed away Friday, December 3rd, 2021, at home, surrounded by all those who loved him. He was born December 4th, 1972, in Rowan County to his father, the... View Obituary & Service Information
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