James N. Vinson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)


AUGUSTA, Ga. - James Norman Vinson, Sr., 90 of 2003 Warren Street, died Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at Windemere Nursing Care Facility in Augusta. Graveside services will be held at 11:00am, Friday, August 13 in the Greenwood Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will precede the services from 9:30-10:30 at the funeral home. Mr. Vinson , a native of Wilkes County, Georgia, was a retired radio announcer having worked in both Washington and Macon. He also was a newspaper publisher in North Carolina. He resided in Lincolnton for some time prior to moving to Augusta thirteen years ago and was a member of Morningside Baptist Church. Mr. Vinson was predeceased by his first wife, Lillian Vinson. Survivors: Wife: Cleo Howard Vinson. Sons: Rev. Joey Vinson & wife, Cindy of Augusta. James N. (Jimmy) Vinson, Jr. & wife Trisha of Lexington, North Carolina, Wayne Shelley, Augusta, 4 Grandchildren, 8 Great- grandchildren Please visit www.beggsfuneral home.net and sign the guestbook. Beggs Funeral Home 200 May Ave Lincolnton, GA 30817 (706) 359-4117 Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-August 12, 2010