Royce Eugene Lynch
Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 4:00 pm
Royce Eugene Lynch, 62, of South Fulton died June 26, 2012, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at South Fulton Baptist Church, with the Rev. Ron Cox officiating.
Burial will follow in the Collier Cemetery in Weakley County.
The family will receive friends at White-Ranson Funeral Home from 5-8 p.m. Thursday and from 11 a.m. until the hour of service Friday at South Fulton Baptist Church.
Pallbearers will be Gene Dunning, David Webb, Jim Hicks, Genie Barnes, Jeff Morris and Terry Bass.
The family has requested memorials be sent to the Obion County Hometown Walk of Hope. The address is Hometown Walk of Hope, P.O. Box 482, Union City, TN 38281.
He was born April 6, 1950, in Washington, D.C., the son of the late Wilburn and Rachel (Kelsey) Lynch. He married the former Kathy Madding on Aug. 27, 1972. She survives.
He was a retired insurance salesman for Home Beneficial Life and American General Life insurance companies, was the retail manager at Fred’s in Union City and was a member of South Fulton Baptist Church, Community Developmental Services Board in Martin and the Lions Club of Union City.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, April and Brandon Gallimore of Fulton; a son and daughter-in-law, Matthew and Missy Lynch of Medina; a brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Lola Lynch of Union City; a sister-in-law, Brenda Lynch of Martin; a granddaughter, Addison Taylor Lynch of Medina; two nieces, Jennifer Sinnett of Franklin and Misty Davidson of Martin; two nephews, Benji Lynch of Martin and Bobby Lynch of Union City; six great-nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, James Lynch, and his mother-in-law, Peggy Madding.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.whiteranson.com.
Published in The Messenger 6.27.12