Lyndell R. Cole, 75, of Mt. Vernon, died 9:05 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, at White Oaks Nursing Home in Mt. Vernon. He was born Aug. 1, 1940, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Aaron Cole and Thelma Marie (Casey) Cole. He married Carol Reid; she preceded him in death. He is survived by two daughters, Tammy Hodges of Dix and Trudy Sauerhage of Royalton; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren; He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; one son, Michael Cole; an infant daughter, Judy Rae Cole; an infant son, Raymond L. Cole; and a grandson, Michael K. Cole. He was a retired butcher at the former Cole’s Grocery in Belle Rive. He was of the Baptist faith. Funeral services were held 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 30, at Gholson Funeral Home in Dahlgren with the Reverend Richard McCormick officiating. The visitation was held 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, at Gholson Funeral Home. Burial was at Flint Cemetery in Belle Rive. Gholson Funeral Home in Dahlgren is in charge of all of the arrangements.
Published on  November 5, 2015