Fredrick Lyndon Fain


Fredrick Lyndon Fain, 80, of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday morning, Nov. 16, 2019, in a Chattanooga hospital.

He was born in McMinn County on Nov. 17, 1938, a son of the late John Henley Fain and Emmer Judy Fain.

He was a member of Bethel Baptist Tabernacle. He enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing in his spare time. He was also an avid Atlanta Braves fan. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Janette Fain; five brothers: William, James “Bud”, Charles, Arlee and Dallas; and one brother-in-law, Lloyd Cline. 

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 57 years, Drusilla Burger Fain; one son, Terry Lynn Fain; twin sister, Martha Cline; two brothers: Arlen Fain (Carol) and Lawrence Fain (Ann); two granddaughters: Megan Robinson and Emily Fain; one great-grandson; numerous other extended family members; and a host of special friends. 

A Celebration of his Life service is planned today, Nov. 19, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Tabernacle, Buchanan Road in Cleveland, with the Rev. Mike Exline and the Rev. Sam Blankenship officiating.

Interment will follow in the Fain family cemetery with Joby Pierce, Doug Cline, Curtis Cline, Joel Sherlin and Dwight True serving as pallbearers. 

You are encouraged to share a memory of Lyndon and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home of Cleveland is honored to assist his family with these arrangements. 


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