R.J. Winkle



ALBA - Funeral services for R.J. Winkle, 90, of Alba are scheduled for 11 a.m., June 16, 2018, with Ricky Null and Jimmy Winkle officiating.

Burial will follow in Pleasant Ridge, Alba.

Mr. Winkle died June 10, 2018, in Mineola. He was born January 5, 1928 in Titus County to the late George and Merel Winkle. Mr. Winkle served in the Army and he retired as an assistant vice president at Atlas Metal Works in Dallas after 32 years working there. He was a member of the Spence Baptist Church in Balch Springs.

He was preceded in death by his parents; step- mother, Eunice Winkle; wife, Mary Winkle; brothers, Johnny and Henry Winkle and sisters, Enzalee Blalock, Wanda Burrow, Marie Mills and Linnie Pitchford.

Survivors include his sons, Jimmy Winkle, Alba, David Winkle, Blooming Grove and Darrell Winkle, Atlanta, Georgia; sister, Winnie Lynch of Tolar; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. on Friday at Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home.

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