Weatherford Democrat

May 7, 2013

Willie Mae Hogue Lindsey


Weatherford Democrat

Willie Mae Hogue Lindsey, 100, of Plano, was called to her heavenly home on May 5, 2013. 

Graveside service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Forest Hills Cemetery in Little Rock Arkansas. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m.,  Friday evening at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home, Benton Arkansas.

Willie Mae was born May 2, 1913, to Samuel McDowell Hogue and Rosa Brumbelow Hogue in Tull, Ark.

Willie Mae married Earl Lindsey on Nov. 10, 1932, in Saline County, Ark.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Earl Lindsey, her daughter, Blanche Lindsey Forrester, and son-in-law Ron Forrester.

She is survived by her son, Tom Lindsey, of Plano; daughter, Sandra Lindsey Bermingham and husband, Jim Bermingham, of Weatherford; grandchildren, Ronda Forrester Smith, Debbie Forrester Short, Bill Forrester, Kim Lindsey Jones, Beverly Forrester Thompson, Karen Bermingham Holmes, Pam Bermingham Whan and Kristy Bermingham Howard; 21 great grandchildren, Jordan, Joslyn, Allen, Aaron, Andrew, Patricia, Lindsey, Breann, Spencer, Austin, Landon, Hunter, Justin, Cody, Cortney, Corbin, Rylan, Trenton, Stephanie, Taylor and Wyatt; and four great great grandchildren, Madden, Aubree, Jack and Josie.

Willie Mae and husband Earl owned and operated Lindsey’s Esso Station in Bauxite, Ark., for many years. They were active in the Methodist church in Bauxite and other community activities. After retirement, they made their home in Bryant, Arkansas. Willie Mae was a wonderful cook, seamstress and gardener. She was a beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

A special thank you to her caregivers at Holland Lake Nursing Center in Weatherford for their loving care in her final days.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel