Minnie Vinson

Thursday, February 7, 2002

CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Minnie M. Vinson, 91, of Charleston died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2002, at Bertrand Nursing Facility.

She was born Nov. 9, 1910, at Marquand, Mo., daughter of Alfred Stokes and Dica Ellen Francis Green. She and Donald Wesley Vinson were married in 1938. He died in 1961.

Vinson moved to Charleston in 1988 from Pomona, Calif. She was a correctional supervisor with California Rehabilitation Center 26 years. She was a member of First Christian Church in Charleston.

Survivors include two sons, Donald and Robert Vinson of Fullerton, Calif.; a daughter, Kay Teeters of Charleston; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers.

Funeral and burial will be Monday in Pomona.

McMikle Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.