Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all McGinnises in:
 • Edgewater New Smyrna Cemetery
 • Edgewater
 • Volusia County
 • Florida
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
William Thomas McGinnis
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 21, 1918
Wellsburg
Brooke County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1978
New Smyrna Beach
Volusia County
Florida, USA

EDGEWATER -- William Thomas McGinnis, 60, 115 Dixwood Ave., a salesman for Tropical Blossom Honey Co. here for more than 20 years, died Saturday at Fish Memorial Hospital after a long illness.
Born in Wellsburg, W. Va., Mr. McGinnis had lived here since 1945. He also was former owner and operator of the Sundry Store here. Mr. McGinnis served in the Air FOrce in the European Theater during World War II. He was one of the organizers of the Edgewater Volunteer Fire Department and for several years was an active volunteer worker for the American Red Cross. Mr. McGinnis was a graduate of West Virginia University. He was a charter member of First Baptist Church of Edgewater; a member of Phi Delta Thein Fraternity and VFW Post 4250, New Smyrna Beach; and was a former member of the IOOF Lodge of New Smyrna Beach. Survivors include his widow, Laverna Van De Sande; a son, William L.; a daughter, Mary Rebecca McGinnis; and a brother, David K., all of Edgewater. Settle-Wilder is in charge.

Daytona Beach News Journal October 29, 1978 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David L. McGinnis (1864 - 1921)
  Cora E. Whetzel (1887 - 1971)
 
 Sibling:
  David K. McGinnis (1915 - 1999)*
  William Thomas McGinnis (1918 - 1978)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PFC US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Edgewater New Smyrna Cemetery
Edgewater
Volusia County
Florida, USA
Plot: Section 6
 
Created by: Robert Stanley Orrell
Record added: Feb 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33640032
William Thomas McGinnis
Added by: Robert Stanley Orrell
 
William Thomas McGinnis
Cemetery Photo
Added by: H F Chavez
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thanks
- Ole Vet
 Added: Feb. 2, 2010
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service