SOLSBERRY ---- Ben F. Lindsey, 65, of Solsberry, passed away at 9:20 a.m., Friday, Aug. 29, 2003 at his residence.
Born Feb. 4, 1938 in Greene County, he was the son of James Frederick and Ava (Bland) Lindsey.
He worked at Thompson Consumer Electronics in Bloomington for 42 years, and was retired. He later worked part-time at Bloomfield State Bank in maintenance after his retirement. He was a member of the Solsberry Christian Church, and Solsberry Masonic Lodge.
Survivors include, his wife, Lorene (Helms) Lindsey of Solsberry; two sons, Barry Scott Lindsey of Bloomington and Kyle Scott Lindsey of Solsberry; five grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Sparks of Solsberry and Janice Lee of Winter Park, Fla.; and one brother, Jerry L. Lindsey of Bloomfield.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Kelly Renee Lindsey, and his parents.
Funeral service was at the Solsberry Christian Church at 2 p.m. on Sunday with the Rev. Byron Williams, the Rev. Billy Ed Hostettler and Stewart Cobine officiating. Burial followed at Newark Cemetery.
Friends called at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, and at the church from 1 p.m. on Sunday until the hour of service.