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Chester Newton Pinkston (1882-1966)
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Born: 28 Jun 1882 Carroll County Tennessee. 1
Married: Verna Ogden (1895-1949) on 1 Jan 1916 in Williamson County Illinois. 2
Died: 20 Jan 1966 Illinois. 1
Buried: .

James Pinkston
Abt 1765-1845
Stephan Dewitt Pinkston
1821-Bet 1891 and 1895
Married: 21 Dec 1812
Lydia Yates
Abt 1785-Aft 1850
Chester Newton Pinkston
28 Jun 1882-20 Jan 1966
Married: 7 May 1870
Moses Joyner
Abt 1820-
Manerva Margrett Ann Joyner
16 Jun 1844-29 Jan 1917
Married: 9 Jun 1841
Mary Reed
Abt 1813-

Spouse and Children

       Verna Ogden

Brothers and Sisters


Chester Pinkston, 83, of 427 Mulberry St., Carterville,died at 3:50 p.m. Thursday in Alexander County TuberculosisHospital, Cairo. He had been ill several years and in thehospital 10 days. Mr. Pinkston was born June 28, 1882, inCarroll County, Tenn., the son of Stephen and MargaretJoyner Pinkston. His wife, the former Verna Ogden, diedNov. 18, 1949. He was a retired merchant, operating ahardware store in Hurst several years. He had lived inCarterville 32 years after retiring. He was a member of theCarterville First Baptist Church. He leaves several nieces.Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in the RigginFuneral Home, Carterville. The Rev. Owen Hamilton willofficiate. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Carterville.Friends may call after 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.1


  1. Southern Illinoisan, 21 Jan 1966, Fri, Page 17
  2. Ancestry.com. Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920

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