John W. Pinnix, son of the late Carlton and Annie Pussell Pinnix, was born July 15, 1923 in Rockingham County, NC. He departed this life on Saturday, September 23, 2006.
He was a faithful member of Agape Fellowship Baptist Church as well s the oldest. He was a former employee of Dabbs Florist until his health began to deteriorate.
Mr. Pinnix was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Lawson Pinnix, three sons, four sisters, and two brothers.
He leaves tocherish his memories: five sons - James Pinnix, Rev. Roger Pinnix (Annie P), Larry Pinnix (Patti), Lorenza Pinnix (Valerie) and Richard Pinnix, of the home; two daughters - Mary P. Singleton and Betty P. Alverson (Henry); one daughter-in-law- - Maggie Pinnix; one sister - Fannie Miller (Richard) ; one brother - Jimmie Pinnix (Gillie, all of Reidsville, NC; thirteen grandchiildren, fourteen great grandchildren; one great great grandchioldren and one grand goddaughter.
2:00 pm Wednesday, September 28,2006
McLaurin Memorial Chapel
721 E. Morehead Street
New Ephesus Baptist Church
Highway 158 S.