Tammi J. (Jaynes) Lindsay, age 42, of Chisholm, MN, passed away on July 7, 2021 after battling cancer
for over two years. She was born in Duluth, MN on December 2, 1978 to Robert Jaynes and Hannah
Hamlin. Tammi grew up in Chisholm, attended school there and graduated with the Chisholm High
School class of 1997. Out of high school, Tammi started her career working at K-Mart in Hibbing and
went on to be the claims supervisor at Walmart for over 20 years. On September 16, 2000, she married
the love of her life, Doug Lindsay, at the First Lutheran Church in Chisholm. They started their life
together and raised their pride and joy, their son, Spencer. Family was everything to Tammi and she
loved to spend every moment with those close to her. She made her life about her family and especially
loved doing archery, reading books and playing Pokémon with her son. Tammi enjoyed horses and
spent many years traveling around the area riding and showing them. Overall, she took care of the
people she loved and was always checking in on others.
Tammi is survived by her father; Robert Jaynes of Hibbing, mother; Hannah Hamlin of Chisholm, loving
husband; Doug Lindsay and adored son; Spencer Lindsay both of Chisholm, sisters; Jolene Jaynes-Davis
of Hibbing and Bobbie (James) Tuohy of Hibbing, step-mom; Tari Salo of Grand Rapids, her in-laws and
many loved brothers and sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by both of her maternal and paternal grandparents.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00PM on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at the Dougherty Funeral Home in
Hibbing. Pastor Steve Breitbarth, who married Tammi and Doug, will officiate the service. An hour of
visitation will be held before the service at 12:00PM. Interment will take place immediately after the
service at the Calvary Cemetery in Chisholm.