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Barinder Singh

November 22, 1929 — June 5, 2023


Dr. [Brigadier] Barinder Singh of Nashville passed away on June 5th 2023 at the age of 93.  He was Born on November 22nd 1929 to Dalip Singh and Gurcharan Kaur in Minbu [Burma].  He enjoyed living life and had a great love for Reading, Poetry, current events and Sports. He was an active member of the Greater Nashville Sikh community and had an illustrious career as a Physician, Soldier and Administrator in the Indian Army Medical Corps.  He graduated from Saint Xavier’s College Calcutta and Amritsar Medical College in India.

He was preceded in death by his Father [Dalip Singh], Mother [Gurcharan Kaur] and Brother [Dr. Harpal S Bal].

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his beloved wife of 63 years [Inderjit Kaur], Daughter [Rupa Rao], Sons [Deepinder Bal and Arvinder Bal], Grand daughter [Puja Rao], Grandsons [Rohan, Rajdeep, Tanveer, Amarveer and Tejveer], Daughter in law [Keertika Bal], Son in law [Gen. Ashoka Rao] and cherished friends and extended family in Nashville, India and all over the world.

Services celebrating his life followed by a farewell in the Sikh tradition will be held on Saturday June 10th 2023 at the:

West Harpeth Funeral Home and Crematory,

6962 Charlotte Pike,

Nashville, TN 37209

10:00AM to 11:30AM

Followed by Kirtan, Ardas and Langar at the Sikh Gurudwara:

7673 Sawyer Brown Road

Nashville, 37221

Noon to 2:00PM

*The family only requests your presence and prayers for the departed Soul

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Saturday, June 10, 2023

10:00 - 11:30 am (Central time)

West Harpeth Funeral Home and Crematory

6962 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

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