In memory of
Charles R. Tinker Bailey Sr.
Charles was born on January 15, 1926 and passed away on Friday, September 27, 2019.
Tinker attended Mullens Public Schools until transferring to Greenbrier Military School prior to joining the Army 88 th Division "Blue Devils" returning from WWII he attended General Motors Institute in order to manage the family business, Mullens Motor Company.
Tinker was a lifelong resident of Mullens and active in his business, civic, social, and religious associations including the Mullens Masonic Lodge, Gideons, American Legion, and Mullens Area Chamber of Commerce. Services will be 12 Noon, Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel, Mullens with Rev. Sue Lowther and Pastor John Morgan officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley. Members of the Mullens and Beckley Masonic Lodge will serve as pallbearers. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Honor Guard and Masonic graveside rites will be conducted by the Mullens Masonic Lodge #151 A.F. & A.M. and the Beckley Masonic Lodge #95 A.F. & A.M. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tankersleyfh.com Video: Image: Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Please keep my message private Confirm.
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