FORRESTON – Earl Hinkle, 91, of Forreston passed away on Aug. 20, 2020. He was born in Crowell, Texas on Sept. 6, 1928 to Vera (Vessels) and Frelis Hinkle. Earl went to high school in Amarillo, Texas.
Earl served in the Navy for 4 years. He then spent much of his life in Texas and Arizona doing mostly construction work. He has lived in the Forreston area for over 30 years where he also worked construction before his retirement.
Earl is survived by his brother, Andy Hinkle; daughter, Kathy (Mark) Perry, Owasso, Okla.; son, Richard (Esther) Hinkle, Independence, Mo.; grandchildren, David Perry and Laura Perry, Owasso, Okla.; 2 great grandchildren; nieces Cindy (Tim) Webster, Forreston; Denise (Allan) DeGuzman, Hoffman Estates; grand nieces and nephews, Laura Webster, Leaf River; Carla (Chris) Pope, Forreston; Adam and Evan DeGuzman and Nick Lucas, Hoffman Estates; Steve Webster and family, Milledgeville.
A family memorial service will be held at a later date.