Linwood “Dick” Lassiter of Franklin, Virginia passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2020, at the age of 72 with family by his side.
Left to cherish his memory and carry on his legacy is his wife, Linda Lassiter; daughter and son-In-Law Carol and Paul Ellis; Granddaughter Crystal Ellis Brinkley (Justin); Great Grandson Braxton Ellis Ward; sister Margaret Aston and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Dick was born on April 20, 1948, in Suffolk (Myrtle), Virginia to the late Burton and Eva Rountree Lassiter. He was preceded in death by brothers JB Lassiter, George Lassiter and William “Alex” Lassiter; and sister Angela Louise Wolff.
Dick had a love for the outdoors especially fishing and gardening. He provided for his family with a career as a drywall finisher. He enjoyed spending time in his garage playing pool with his buddies. He loved his family and looked forward to family gatherings.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2020, at 2:00 PM. Bethel Assembly of God Church, located at 8904 S. Quay Road, Suffolk, VA 23437. Following the service, friends and family are welcome at Carol & Paul’s home located at 32309 Jenkins Mill Road, Franklin, VA 23851.
Condolences may be registered at RWBakerFH.com.