October 13, 1938 – December 12, 2012
Service: December 16, 2012
Section: Mausoleum of Peace
Donald Haynes Lynch, age 74, of Elizabethton, entered into rest on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at the Pine Ridge Care Center in Elizabethton.
Mr. Lynch was a Carter County native and the son of the late Raleigh Lynch and Mary Nell Lynch-Carroll-Street. He had retired from ABC Net as a media engineer. Mr. Lynch was of the Church of God faith.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Johnny Carroll.
Survivors include: his ex-wife, Patricia Lynch; daughter, Jeannie Day and husband, Dan; sons: Donnie Lynch and David Lynch and his wife, Ruth; uncles: Gerald Sams and wife, Betty, of Candler, North Carolina, and Bobby Sams and wife, Sylvia, of Knoxville, TN; aunt: Helen Sams, of Elizabethton; grandchildren: Dylan Day, Megan Day and Matilda Lynch.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 16, 2012, from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of East Lawn Funeral Home.
A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 2:00 p.m. with his uncle, Rev. Bobby Harold Sams, officiating.
Entombment will follow in Happy Valley Memorial Park, Elizabethton, TN.
Please visit www.eastlawnkingsport.com to leave a condolence for the family.
East Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park is in charge of the arrangements and is honored to serve the Lynch Family.