US Navy

Thomas Erskine Vinson

June 10, 1926 ~ September 12, 2019 (age 93)


Mr. Thomas Erskine Vinson was born June 10, 1926 to the late Robert and Florence Houston Vinson. He departed this life on September 12, 2019. He was preceded in death by his sister: Alice Vinson, brother: Willie Vinson. Thomas served in the United States Navy. He also served on various boards at Marvin A.M.E. Zion Church. Thomas was very sociable and enjoyed interacting with people.

He leaves to cherish his memories: His wife of 71 years, Mrs. Maggie Lindsay Vinson of the home. fifteen children: Thomas R. Vinson (Pam) of Matthews, NC. Raeford Vinson (Ida) of Charlotte, NC. Carolyn Stitt (terry) of Waxhaw, NC.  Shirley Morrison (Larry, deceased) of Waxhaw, NC. Randy Vinson (deceased) Frances, Kenneth Vinson (O'neill) of Indian Land, S.C. Robert Vinson (deceased) Lena. Bruce Vinson (Charlene) of Indian Land, SC. Glenn Vinson (Tina) of Waxhaw, NC. Claude Vinson of Kershaw, SC. Andy Vinson (Barbara) of Monroe, NC.  Leprelle Vinson (Rhonda) of Albemarle, NC. Wanda Bonilla (Oscar) of Monroe, NC. Alice Stradford  (Demarkes,Sr) of Waxhaw, NC. and Douglas Vinson (Margo) of Charlotte. NC. and a special nephew: Thomas J. Viinson (Patricia) . A host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  

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 Service Program


September 20, 2019

1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Blakely Funeral Home & Cremations, LLC.
714 East Franklin Street
Monroe, NC 28110

Funeral Service
September 21, 2019

1:00 PM
Marvin AME Zion Church
1525 Crane Road
Waxhaw, NC 28173

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