Charles Albert PinsonOctober 6, 1931 ~ September 17, 2017 (age 85)
Charles Albert Pinson of Youngstown, passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 in his residence. He was 85.
Mr. Pinson was born in Greenville, South Carolina on October 6, 1931, the son of the late Fletcher and Ella Sloan Pinson Jr.
Charles enjoyed painting and was an excellent handyman with the ability to fix everything. He was also an exception singer gifted with a beautiful voice. In his younger years he sang with his siblings in a group called “The Pinson Quintette”.
He is survived by his loving wife Letitia “Tina” Barb Pinson, whom he married in 1969; 3 sons, Michael Pinson and his wife Claire Ann Pinson, Charles F. Pinson and his companion Eden Davenport and Lavalle Pinson and his wife Rose Pinson; 10 grandchildren, Kira Smith, Troy Smith, Charles Perry, Isaiah Perry, Miracle Pinson, Michaela Pinson, Mia Pinson, Marquita Wright, Marcus Pinson and LaVonte Perry; and a great grandchild, Braylin Geter.
In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his daughter Lisa Pinson and siblings Margie Harrison, Johnny Pinson, Mildred Posley, Lawrence Pinson and William Pinson.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Wm Nicholas Funeral Home & Cremation Services LLC 614 Warren Ave. Niles, OH 44446.