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Charles F. Pinney Jr., May 1, 1943 — April 23, 2013, of Columbia

April 24, 2013 | 8:08 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Charles F. Pinney Jr., 92, of Columbia, MO, passed away April 23, 2013.

He was born on June 19, 1920, in Garnett, KS, to Charles F. Pinney Sr. and Jessie (Davis) Pinney.

Charles married Mary Jean Lorett on May 1, 1943, in Eufaula, OK, and she preceded him in death.

He is survived by two sons: Charley F. Pinney III of Newhall, CA, and Harry Pinney (Pam) of Columbia, MO; two grandchildren: Amy Pinney of Milledgeville, GA, and Janna Alkire (Tyler) of Blue Springs, MO; four great-grandchildren; and special friend, Barbara Hawkins of Columbia, MO.

In addition to his wife, Charles is preceded in death by one brother, one sister and his parents.

Charles proudly served his country in WW II in the United States Army. He was employed at Boeing for three decades.

A visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2013, at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia, MO. Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbia, MO. Interment will be at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, April 29, 2013. at Resurrection Cemetery in Oklahoma City, OK.

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