Nathaniel Franklin ‘Nate’ Lissimore, 72, US Army chief warrant officer, retired

Nathaniel Franklin “Nate” Lissimore
Nathaniel Franklin “Nate” Lissimore

Nathaniel Franklin “Nate” Lissimore, of Virginia Beach and formerly of Aberdeen, Maryland, died Monday, Oct. 19, 2015, at the age of 72.

He was born on Sept. 18, 1943, in Valdosta, Georgia to F.M. and Scilla Jordan Lissimore. He served our country for 31 years in the U.S. Army and retired as a chief warrant officer. Nate had a strong love for the Lord and life. His infectious spirit will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Nate was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 32 years, Yvonne (formerly Douglas) Lissimore; and brother, Ulysses Lissimore.

Left to cherish Nate’s memory are his daughters, Lashon and Natalie Lissimore; sister, Annie Laura Burgess; and other family and friends.

A visitation was held Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at Altmeyer Funeral Home. Final rest at Arlington National Cemetery will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, we are requesting that memorials be made in memory of Nathaniel F. Lissimore to The Boys and Girls Club of Valdosta, Attn: Cathy Parker, 215 W. North St., Valdosta, GA, 31601.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Altmeyer Funeral Home.

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