Lillian E. Pinkston

Lillian E. 'Lil Bruce' Pinkston
Princeton, Ind.
Lillian E. "Lil Bruce" Pinkston, 85, of Princeton, passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2013, at Cypress Grove in Newburgh. She was born September 25, 1927, in Mount Carmel, Ill., to William and Eva (Wiley) Bruce. She was a member of Hillside United Methodist Church in Princeton. She was also a member of Beta Sigma Phi-Omega Master, Cosmos, Coterie, Green Thumb Garden Club, life member of Indiana Veterinary Medical Association Auxiliary, life member of the American Veterinary Medical Associatoin Auxiliary, Women's International Bowling Congress, Princeton Women's Bowling Assoc., Ladies Golf Assoc., Tuesday Intercessors Prayer Group, Order of Eastern Star, Prime Time Plus, and life member of VFW Aux.
She is survived by stepson, Fred William (Vickie) Pinkston, of Lake St. Louis, Mo.; and stepdaughter, Rebecca Sue (Harry) Wedel, of Evansville, Ind.; five grandchildren, Chad, Jason and Aaron Pinkston, Millicent Carroll and Amanda Bryant; 10 great-grandchildren; and five nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and by her husband, R. Harvey "Doc" Pinkston on February 6, 2012.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, September 5, 2013, at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with Pastor Chris Neikiek officiating. Burial will be in the Columbia White Church Cemetery in Princeton. Visitation will be from noon until service hour Thursday at the Colvin Funeral Home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Hillside United Methodist Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at

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425 N Main St Princeton, IN 47670
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Published in Courier Press on Sept. 2, 2013