Michael Dale Lindley Sr., 64, of Quinlan went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 in Greenville. Funeral services celebrating his life were held Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 at Ingram Funeral Home in Quinlan with Pastor Shannon Salsman officiating. Interment was immediately following at Ridgeview Memorial Cemetery in McKinney.
Serving as Pallbearers were Steve Lindley, Michael Lindley, Brice Cooper, Rodney Cooper, Lyle Lindley, Jacky Head, Tyler Koller, Kyle Lindley, John Lindley, Steven Ray Lindley, Shannon Dotson and John Dotson.
He was born on July 11, 1954 in Colorado Springs, Colo. He is the son of the late Louis Dale and Emma Charvat Lindley. He was raised in Missouri and Phoenix, Ariz. where he graduated from Maryvale High School. He attended a Tech School in Phoenix before moving to Irving to work as a line builder and later to Dallas where he was an electrician. In 1985 he moved to Quinlan where he wanted to spend the rest of his life on his own land. He was also preceded in death by son, Bo Head, brother Louis Lindley and grandparents Earl and Tempe Lindley. He married the former Miss Elizabeth Ann Sego on Oc. 12, 2002. He enjoyed fishing and water skiing on the lake as well as cookouts with family and friends. He was a kind man who helped others as often as he could. His interests were many including camping, watching TV, building things including antique cars. He loved spending time with his family most of all.
He is loved and will be missed by his wife, Liz Lindley; sons, Michael Lindley Jr. of Amarillo, Jacky Head of Quinan, Rodney and Amanda Cooper; daughter, Lori Lindley Hite of Amarillo; brothers, Steven and Diana Lindley of Cedar Creek, Robert Lindley of Henderson, Nev., John and Christine Lindley of Birch Tree, Mo, and Lyle and Tracy Lindley of St. Joseph, Mo; sister, Linda and Todd Sturgeon of Van Buren, Mo; grandchildren, Ashley, Austin, Jordan, Magen, Hailey, Brice, Abbie, Dylan, Lilly, Kristian; great-granddaughter Brooklynn; and many other nephews, nieces and family members.