Warren Hinely, 65, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at his residence.
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The Chatham County native was the son of the late James Ray Hinely and Clyde Leslie Fetzer Hinely, and also was preceded in death by his older brother Will Ray Hinely. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and the Georgia Salzburger Society.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and enrolled in Pilot School, then enlisted in the U.S. Army, and then earned a B.A. in English. He went on to work for CSX as an engineer and began a successful career with the railroad and then became Vice-General Chairman of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.
Survivors include his wife, Cassie Michele Wright Hinely of Miami Springs, Fla., and numerous cousins.
Visitation was Thursday, September 27 at Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held Friday, Sept. 28, at 3 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Remembrances may be given to
, 1930 Springfield-Egypt Rd., Springfield, GA 31329 or at www.cancer.org.
Published in Effingham Herald from Oct. 2 to Nov. 1, 2012