M.J. "Jimmy" Tindall


M.J. "Jimmy" Tindall
retired banker

SENATOBIA — M.J. "Jimmy" Tindall, 75, died Jan. 4, 2009, at the North Oak Regional Medical Center Senior Care Unit.

Services were held Jan.6 at the Coldwater United Methodist Church with burial following in Magnolia Cemetery in Coldwater. Pate-Jones Funeral Home handled arrangements.

Mr. Tindall was born in Calhoun City on Sept. 19, 1933, and at the age of 2 moved to Coldwater with his parents, the late Wesley Melvin Tindall and Anita Will Bridges Tindall. Mr. Tindall was a former chairman of the board, president and CEO of Citizens Bank in Coldwater After the merger of Citizens Bank with Senatobia Bank, he continued his services to the bank in a number of roles. In 1995 he served as interim president-CEO of Senatobia Bank and also served on the board of directors until his death. Mr. Tindall was a former trustee of the Mississippi School of Banking. He was honored by the Mississippi Bankers Association for 50 years of service to the industry. Besides banking, Mr. Tindall’s other passion was Wyndi Hill Farm where he raised cattle. He spent four years in the Air Force, two of which were in Japan. He attended Northwest Junior College (NWCC) and graduated from Mississippi Southern College (USM).

Mr. Tindall and his wife Mary Carolyn recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

ther survivors include: daughter, Wyn Williams Tindall of Oxford; son, M.J. "Jay" Tindall Jr. of Gluckstadt; and four grandchildren. He also leaves a special friend, Ricky Bowles.

Memorials may be sent to the Wings Foundation of West Clinic, 100 N. Humphreys, Memphis, TN 38120 or the Senior Care Unit of North Oak Regional Medical Center, 401 Getwell Dr., Senatobia, MS. 38668.