|Birth: ||Mar. 8, 1919|
|Death: ||Sep. 4, 1980|
Son of William C & Bessie Reed Hinkle.
Married Evelyn M Cora 08/01/1946
He worked as a dispatcher at the Missouri Utilities Co,1948 - 1974. He was also a bricklayer. He served in the US Army during World War II.
He won the Purple Heart during World War II, 4 battle ribbons & several other medals. He served in the South Pacific & was wounded during the liberation of Manila, Philippines. A grenade was dropped into his foxhole & exploded. Shrapnel was from the grenade was lodged in his leg. He & Evelyn had 2 children: John Reed Hinkle & William Joseph Hinkle. William Joseph Hinkle died as an infant relating to RH factor blood complications.
William Cleveland Hinkle (1887 - 1969)
Bessie Susan Reed Hinkle (1889 - 1966)
Evelyn Margarite Cora Hinkle (1921 - 1998)
William Joseph Hinkle (1959 - 1959)*
New Lorimier Cemetery
Cape Girardeau County
Plot: Section 6, Lot 293, Grave 8
Created by: John Hinkle
Record added: Jan 05, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6070346