May 14, 1951 – February 12, 2022
The funeral of Sylvester Lynn, 70, of Opelika, AL, will be held at noon, Saturday, February 26, 2022, at God’s House of Prayer Holiness Church, 573 Harper Avenue, Auburn, AL 36830, Bishop Frank McLeod will officiate. Burial with military honors will take place on Monday, February 28, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. (CST) at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery, 553 Route 165, Ft. Mitchell, AL 36856.
Mr. Lynn, who died Saturday, February 12, 2022, at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika, AL, was born May 14, 1951, in Chambers County, Alabama.
The public viewing will take place on Friday, February 25, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Face coverage required)
He leaves his memory to be cherished: eight children, Edward (Katrina) Kirk, Colandra (Montavian) Collier, Adryll Banks all of Opelika, AL, Tonya (Steve) Elias of Phenix City, AL, Takisha Beatty Bryant of Tacoma, Washington, Sylvia (Malcolm, Sr.) Lynn Edwards, Sylvester (Erica) Lynn III both of Birmingham, AL and Shandreca (Michael) Williams of Beulah, AL; three stepchildren; Lavonia (Omar) Lynn Brooks, Revonia Lynn and Monsha Lynn; twenty-eight grandchildren; twenty-five great-grandchildren; a devoted aunt, Annibelle Williams; a devoted cousin, Bessie Cox; a special friend, Gaynell Lynn Ray; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Harris Funeral Home directs – www.harrisfuneralhomeinc.com to view and sign the register.
Published by The Opelika-Auburn News on February 25, 2022.