Carl Andrew Brindley, 67, of Crossville, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, in Cookeville Regional Medical Center, Cookeville.
Born Aug. 24, 1952, in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late William and June (Doliver) Brindley.
Carl loved mentoring freshmen at North Hagerstown High School and helping them find their calling. He coordinated the Freshman Academy at its inception and encouraged every teacher with whom he worked. He loved all games, but especially golf, ping pong and pickleball.
Carl worked at Williamsport High, South Hagerstown High, Smithsburg High, North Hagerstown High and Springfield Middle Schools. He was a math teacher for eight years and an administrator for 12 years.
Carl was a member of Faith Christian Fellowship and served as a deacon. Previously, he was a member of Grace Brethren Church in Frederick, MD, where he served on the board. Many vacations were spent on mission trips in Nicaragua, Ecuador and then with Horizon International in Rugendabara, Uganda.
Carl is survived by his wife, Ginger Brindley; two sons, Gregory Stillman Jr. and wife, Jeannie Na, and William Brindley; two daughters, Aimee DeWeese and husband, Steven, and June Doran and husband, David; and nine grandchildren, Hannah, Alexis and Isaac Kastelein, Samantha Stillman, Lily, Micah, Blaise, Caleb and Gabrielle Doran.
He is also survived by three sisters, Joann Thureson, Pamela Jue and Barbara Daley; and a brother, Richard Brindley.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Faith Christian Fellowship, 16726 Lappans Rd., Williamsport, MD. Rev. Dave Vance and Rev. John Miller will officiate. Burial will be in Broadfording Church Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, MD.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Carl's name for scholarships for the orphans in Uganda to Horizon International, 350 JH Walker Dr., Pendleton, IN 46064.
Online condolences are accepted at www.minnichfh.com.
Published on November 11, 2019