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Franklin Eugene Tyndall

September 9, 1942 - January 8, 2018

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Franklin Eugene "Gene" Tyndall


IRMO - Franklin Eugene "Gene" Tyndall, 75, of Irmo passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born September 9, 1942 in McColl, SC to the late, John Calhoun Tyndall and Maggie Floyd Tyndall. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving tours in Vietnam and the Dominican Republic. He was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America, and American Legion Post 174. Gene owned and operated his own shoe store. He loved to...

Franklin Eugene "Gene" Tyndall


IRMO - Franklin Eugene "Gene" Tyndall, 75, of Irmo passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born September 9, 1942 in McColl, SC to the late, John Calhoun Tyndall and Maggie Floyd Tyndall. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving tours in Vietnam and the Dominican Republic. He was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America, and American Legion Post 174. Gene owned and operated his own shoe store. He loved to draw, paint and fish and enjoyed working in his yard. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren. His passion was giving to others.
Surviving are his wife, Terry Jones Tyndall of Irmo; daughters, Kellie Tyndall Hunt (Paula) of Port Hueneme, CA, Elise Tyndall Stringer (Jeffrey) of Greenville, SC; grandchildren, Tyndall and Jones Stringer of Greenville, SC; brother-in-law, Jimmy Jones (Karen) of Bennettsville, SC; nephew, Brad Jones (Tracy) of Hemingway; great-nephews, Brantley and Clark Jones of Hemingway. He was predeceased by his sisters, Betty Jean Tyndall and Patricia Tyndall Howell.
Burial with military honors will take place at Fort Jackson National Cemetery at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 11, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church with visitation at the church one hour prior to the service. Pastor Gary Loadholdt will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church or the Wounded Warrior Project.The family would like to give a special thanks to Retire Ease Senior Living and Amedisys Hospice Care. Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Lexington Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.