|Birth: ||Mar. 13, 1907|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 1991|
"Delbert Jinkins, 84, died at 8:25 p.m. September 21, 1991, at Covington Manor Health Center, Covington. He was born March 13, 1907, in Catlin Township, Vermilion County, Illinois, the son of James Alonzo and Clara Ann McKinney Jinkins. He was married to Jennie Bernice Jones, November 17, 1928. She survives.
He was a resident of Route 2, Veedersburg, from 1948 to 1968, moving to Perrysville at that time. He was a former superintendent at Wash Company, which later was Handy Button and then Estan Company, Danville, Illinois, retiring in 1976.
Surviving besides the wife, are: one son, Delbert Junior Jinkins, Route 2, Veedersburg; two daughers, Mrs. Richard (Delores) Fox, LaMonte, Missouri, Susan Kucharczyk, California; two sisters, Ordilla Smith, Danville, Illinois, Mrs. Cecil (Thelma) Redmond, Fairmount, Illinois; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by four sisters and six brothers.
Visitation will be at Shelby Funeral Home, Covington, from 6-8 p.m. today (Tuesday) with funeral services at 8 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. David Mohler officiating. Burial will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in Lower Mound Cemetery." – Star Tribune, September 24, 1991
Jennie Bernice Jones Jinkins (1911 - 1994)
Delbert J. Jinkins (1929 - 2000)*
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: Apr 23, 2008
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