He was a member of the Lakeland Red Cross and was a member of the Paducah Carpenters Union Local 357.
He was the son of the late George William Lynn.
He is survived by his wife, Darlene (Smart) Lynn, Gilbertsville; mother, Nellie (Stewart) Vance Lynn, LaCenter; sons, Dale Lynn Jr., Calvert City, Gary Lynn of Fort Jackson, S.C., Jamie Hilton and Mark Hilton, both of Benton; brothers, Terry Lynn of Los Lunas, N.M. and Bill Lynn of Princeton; sisters, Jo Nell Jones of Robinson, Ill., Patricia Hall of La Center, and Lori Seddon of Benton and 12 grandchildren.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home. A funeral service was held Sunday, March 3. Officiating was Jeff Stewart. Burial followed in the Marshall County Memory Gardens of Benton.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Lakeland Red Cross, P.O. Box 512, Benton, KY 42025.