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Eugene Lawrence "Gene" Pinson
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1930
Anniston
Calhoun County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1998
Oroville
Butte County
California, USA

Son of William and Ruby Pinson. Brother of Ray Pinson. Family migrated to California in 1941 from Alabama. He was a Korean War veteran and was involved in action at Cho-San. He married his childhood neighbor Irma Barron in Los Angeles in 1956. Father of Gina, Michael, Mary & Chris. Grandfather of of 8. He was a longtime resident of Lakewood, Calif. where his 4th of July fireworks shows were legendary.

Gene loved fishing, old movies, exploring historic places. (Bodie, CA was a favorite) Playing solitare and vacationing at Rosarita Beach, Mexico and Oroville, CA. where he eventually moved to after he retired from Ameritone Paint Company, Compton CA. He was a Feather Falls, CA. resident at the time of his passing. He died the day after Fathers Day from complications after an 8 year battle with emphysema. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Pinson (1904 - 1984)
  Ruby Rachel Allen Pinson (1905 - 1998)
 
 Spouse:
  Irma Barron Pinson (1936 - 2002)*
 
 Children:
  Michael Anthony Pinson (1959 - 2008)*
  Christopher Matthew Pinson (1969 - 2005)*
 
 Sibling:
  Eugene Lawrence Pinson (1930 - 1998)
  Ray Edward Pinson (1941 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Scattered over the Pacific Ocean
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39887670
 

Happy Birthday pops...
- Your kid...
 Added: Jul. 12, 2013
Thinking of you today...
- Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 3, 2012
Miss you dad...
- GM...
 Added: May. 15, 2012
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