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Dr. Eddie Lindsey Jr. dies at 81

Dr. Eddie Lindsey Jr. (Photo credit: Muscogee County School District) Dr. Eddie Lindsey Jr. (Photo credit: Muscogee County School District)
MUSCOGEE COUNTY, GA (WTVM) -

Longtime Muscogee County educator and first African American assistant superintendent Dr. Eddie Lindsey Jr. has died. 

Lindsey, who was 81, helped integrate schools across Muscogee County more than 40 years ago. He passed away on Monday August 12.

At the beginning of Monday night's School Board work session, board members held a moment of silence in memory of Dr. Lindsey.

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