Harold “Lindy” Lindsey Youngblood, Jr., 71, of Vicksburg, died Thursday, May 21, 2015 in Clinton.
Visitation will be 9am-11am Saturday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs. Services will be 11am Saturday at Stringer Family Chapel with intemrent at Harmony Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Born December 20, 1943, Mr. Youngblood grew up in Crystal Springs and graduated from Crystal Springs High School in 1962. He had been a resident of Vicksburg since 1978. Mr. Youngblood was a welder for LeTouneaux for 8 years until he joined the National Guard in 1964. He was a Chief Warrant Officer until his retirement of 30 years of service. He was a graduate of Delta State University where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree.
Mr. Youngblood was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed being outdoors, friends, cooking and riding motorcycles.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Edith Youngblood and his brother, Don Youngblood.
Survivors include: his son, Shane Youngblood (Lesley) of Clinton;brothers, Phil Youngblood of Tupelo and Jerry Youngblood of Crystal Springs; and
three grandchildren, Gracie Youngblood, Ashlyn Davis and Reid Davis.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Ministries, 450 Towne Center Blvd., Ridgeland, MS 39157 or Harmony Baptist Church, 6057 Harmony Road, Crystal Springs, MS 39059.