Calvin Alonza “Lonnie” Chinnis

Calvin Alonza “Lonnie” Chinnis

Birth
Causey, Horry County, South Carolina, USA
Death 3 Oct 1976 (aged 77)
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Sayville, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 74671628 · View Source
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Calvin Alonza Chinnis, 77, of Glen Meade Apartments, died in New Hanover Memorial Hospital Monday morning after a brief illness.
Born in Causey, S.C., January 22, 1899, he was the son of the late William Herbert and Ellen Strickland Chinnis.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lillian White Chinnis of the home; three daughters, Mrs. William F. Reviek of Sayville, N Y., Mrs Carl B. Marshburn Jr. of Wilmington, and Mrs. Edward Y. Freeman of Fayetteville; three sisters, Mrs. E.J. Bailey of Leland, Mrs. Lawrence Kelly of Leland, Mrs. J N Stewart of Wilmington; one brother, William Herbert Chinnis of Leland eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Chinnis was retired from the U.S. Coast Guard and a member of Franklin Masonic Lodge A.F. & A.M of Charleston.
Funeral services will be held from the Chapel of the Ward Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Charles Sparks officiating. Services in Sayville, N.Y. will be held from the Chapel of Reylek Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Wednesday with Father Wilshire officiating. Interment will be at Union Cemetery, Sayville, N.Y.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Boys Home of North Carolina. Inc., Lake Waccamaw, N.C. 28450.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Ward Funeral Home.

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Obituary for Calvin Alonza Chinnis printed in the Wilmington Morning Star Obituaries on 5 Oct 1976. Original article courtesy of Wilmington Morning Star / Wilmington Star-News.

Obituary provided by Kevin B Robbins



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  • Added: 9 Aug 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 74671628
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Calvin Alonza “Lonnie” Chinnis (22 Jan 1899–3 Oct 1976), Find a Grave Memorial no. 74671628, citing Union Cemetery, Sayville, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by John Evans (contributor 47071981) .