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Lyndell Livingston McCarty
1916 - 2015

Lyndell McCarty, 98, of Midland, formerly of Valley View, died Monday, Sept. 21.

Funeral Services were held Saturday, in the Chapel of Lunn Funeral Home in Olney with Chad Edgington, pastor of First Baptist Church in Olney, officiating. Burial followed at the Megargel Cemetery in Megargel.

She was born Dec. 1, 1916, in Enders, AR., to Benjamin Moore and Sally (Shaw) Livingston. She attended school in Westover. She married J. V. McCarty on June 13, 1937, in Archer City. They lived in Archer County when their children when born. They lived in Valley View for 11 years, and moved to Wichita Falls in 1957.

She was the owner operator of Lynn’s Beauty Shop in Wichita Falls for 23 years. Upon the death of her husband in June 1999, she moved to Midland, to be near her daughter and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a son, James Wayne McCarty; and three brothers, Dennis Livingston, Doyne “Lanky” Livingston and F. L. “Red” Livingston.

Survivors include a brother, O.G. “Shorty” Livingston of Olney; her daughter, Carla Fisher of Midland; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

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