Fred Clinton Brinson (1922 - 2012)


Fred Clinton Brinson, 89, of Williston died Oct.4, 2012.
He was born Dec. 8, 1922 in Whigham, Ga. to Robert and Mittie Brinson.
He was of the Baptist faith and a member and deacon at the First Baptist Church of Williston.
He served in the United States Air Force during World War II and he retired in 1965 from the military. He was a member of the American Legion and V.F.W.
He enjoyed fishing, gardening, woodworking, spending time outdoors and spending time with family and friends. He was also noted throughout his life for helping shut-ins by taking them food or helping with bills when he could. He loved helping people.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dorothy Brinson; sons, Herbert (Sandra) Brinson, Allen (Lucy) Brinson and six grandchildren.
Funeral services were Oct. 8 at the First Baptist Church of Williston with the Rev. Travis Hudson officiating. Burial was Oct. 10 at Pelham City Cemetery in Pelham, Ga.
The family requests in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Haven Hospice, 311 NE 9th Street, Chiefland, FL 32626.
Local arrangements were under the care of Knauff Funeral Home-Williston and under the care of Jamerson-Braswell Funeral Home in Pelham, Ga.
Published in Chiefland Citizen on Oct. 11, 2012
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