Crockett “Wade” Lindsey, age 54, of Gulfport, MS passed away on Friday, October 15, 2021.
Wade was a lifelong resident of Gulfport, MS. He graduated from Gulfport High School, attended the University of Mississippi, and later joined the U.S. Navy. Wade had a larger-than-life personality, enjoyed all things regarding the history of his community and ancestry, and watching Ole Miss football.
Wade is survived by his pride and joy daughters, Emma Katherine (13) and Addison Kate (11); his father, Henderson Crockett Lindsey; sister, Courtney (Jonathan) Lindsey Collier-Borzik; nephew, Crockett Benjamin Collier; and fiancé, Melva Chiniche. He, also, leaves a wonderful crew of cousins.
Wade was preceded in death by his mother, Clara Jane “Sue” Lindsey; paternal grandparents, William English and Thelma Loretta Lindsey; and maternal grandparents, Benjamin and Winnie Ruth Hughes.
Graveside services for family and close friends will be held at 11:00 am Friday, October 22, 2021, at Biloxi National Cemetery. Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home, 15th Street, Gulfport is honored to serve the Lindsey family.