Thomas L. "Jake" Vinson

Born: Tue., Jan. 31, 1933
Died: Wed., Sep. 11, 2019


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Sat., Sep. 14, 2019
Location: Shawneetown Location

Memorial Service

1:00 PM Sat., Sep. 14, 2019
Location: Shawneetown Location

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Thomas L. “Jake” Vinson, 86, of Shawneetown, Illinois,  passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson, Kentucky.  He was born on January 31, 1933 near Mattoon, Kentucky, the son of the late Olvie James and Lena (McKinley) Vinson.  Jake married the former Connie S. Roark on the 14th of April, 1973.  He was a retired coal mine chief electrician and attended the Pisgah General Baptist Church. Jake is survived by his loving wife, Connie Vinson of Shawneetown; two sons, Terry and Jerri Vinson of Henderson, Tom and Lori Vinson of Morganfield, Kentucky; one daughter in law, Treva Vinson of Evansville, Indiana; nine grandchildren, Michael, Amanda, Mitchell, Crew, Kyle, Tyler, Justin, Taylor, and Trey; twelve great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Gordon T. Vinson and one sister, Evalyn Carter.  Visitation for Jake will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 11 a.m. until memorial service time at 1 p.m. at the Vickery Funeral Chapel in Shawneetown.  Reverend Steven Hunt will be officiating the service. 

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Teresa Carole Pike
   Posted Wed September 11, 2019
May Heavenly Father Be with Your Family !!! I know Jake's with him now !!!

Rachel Niño & Family
   Posted Wed September 11, 2019
Sending Our Deepest Condolences to you and your family Mrs Connie, May the good Lord give you His Strength and Comfort at this time, My Parents Jose and Juanita and My Sister & Myself send alot of Love & Prayers all the way from San Benito Texas! ♥️

Sandy Stanelle Butts
   Posted Thu September 12, 2019
So sorry to hear this. My prayers are with you at this sad time. May God give you the comfort and peace you need and will long for. Love, Sandy

Willie Cody
   Posted Thu September 12, 2019
Connie we are so sorry for yours and the family loss. He was such a wonderful person and fun to be around. He is in a better place and pain free. We continue to pray for you.

Bubby and Christa Freeman
   Posted Fri September 13, 2019
Mike, our deepest condolences are with you and your family at this time. Know we are praying for you and your family and may God be with you and help you heal through this time of need.

Susan Hagan
   Posted Fri September 13, 2019

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Rob and Susan Hagan.

For Tom, Lori and Family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Love, Rob and Susan Hagan

Sally Sanchez
   Posted Wed September 25, 2019
We were very saddened to hear of Mr. Vinson's passing. Our prayers are with you and your family. We will miss you! Love and prayers from all of us here at Mona's office.

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