Bill Vinson


JASPER Bula Mae "Bill" Walker Vinson, 94, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013.The daughter of the late Edgar and Blanche Brazell Walker, she was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church and retired from 3M Co. in Chattanooga. She then earned her CNA and worked at Rivermont Nursing Home in South Pittsburg from 1986-1996, often caring for patients younger than herself. She was a devoted mother and grandmother who loved to cook and was famous for her fresh apple cakes.She was also preceded in death by her husband, Luther "Luke" Vinson Jr.; son and daughter-in-law, Wendell and Sally Brown Vinson; and sisters, Gladys Samples, Audrey Crouch and Kathryn Cantrell.She is survived by her grandson, Wendell "Dell" Vinson Jr., of Jasper; granddaughter, Vicki (Joe) Hill, of Jasper; sister, Betty C. Thomas, of Bridgeport, Ala.; great-grandchildren, Aimee Millard and Travis Millard; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be conducted from the Jasper Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 2 p.m. CST on Wednesday, Jan. 23.Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Bridgeport.The family will receive friends for visitation on Tuesday, January 22nd from 4-8pm at the funeral home.Condolences may be sent by visiting

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