Otis Harold Lynn, Sr.February 22, 1932 ~ January 3, 2018 (age 85)
Mr. Otis Harold Lynn, Sr. passed away, Wednesday, January 3, 2018. He was born in Lee County, Alabama on February 22, 1932 to Mary Etta Berry and Douglas Travis Lynn, Sr.
Otis lived in Opelika for all of his life and was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church of Opelika, where he served as a deacon. He was also known as the “candyman” for he would visit church members at EAMC and hand out mints and tootsie rolls. He was a retired sales man for the Rental Uniform Service (RUS).
He is preceded in death by his wife, Marcel Lacy Lynn; Son, Tommy Wayne Lynn; Daughter, Daphine Lynn; sisters: Virginia Spraggins and Mavis Starr; and his brothers: Rayford Baker, Buddy Lynn, and John Earl Lynn. He is survived by his two daughters: Denise (Donnie) Jackson and Darlene (Randy) Armstrong; Son, Otis “Hal” Lynn, Jr. all of Opelika; grandchildren: PJ (Jamie) Jackson of Bath, ME, Glenn Jackson of Opelika, Justin Armstrong and Mallory (Timmy) Cutts of Dothan, AL; great-granchildren: Haley, Drew & Emma Jackson, Allie, Olivia & Lillian Armstrong, and Bowen Cutts; two sisters: Martha Sue (Bert) Johnson of Silverdale, WA and Carolyn (Don) Schedler of Titusville, FL.
A funeral service for Mr. Lynn will be held on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. CST at Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home. Visitation will precede the service at 1:00 p.m. Reverend Tim Cadenhead will be officiating. Flower arrangements can be sent to the family or to Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home or donations can be made to Valley Haven School P.O. Box 416 Valley, Al 36854.
Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home directing.