Junior Tincher

Junior Tincher

URBANA – Junior (JR) Tincher, 75, of Urbana went to be home with the Lord on Thursday (June 21, 2012).

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 25, at Calvary Baptist Church, Urbana, with Rev. Gary Gritton officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today (Sunday) at Renner-Wikoff Chapel and Crematory, Urbana.

Mr. Tincher was born July 3, 1936, in Tyner, Ky., the son of Eli and Eva Miller Tincher. He married Helen Gulliford of Urbana; she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Bruce (Bobbie) Tincher of Urbana; two grandchildren, Sarah and Eli Tincher of Urbana; three brothers, William of Kentucky, Leo of Kentucky and Randell of Florida; and two sisters, Francis Carpenter of Kentucky and Daisy Hollett of Illinois.

He was preceded in death by one son, Harold Tincher, and one sister, Pearl Short.

Junior retired after 32 years at the Gill Company, Urbana.

He enjoyed woodworking, playing guitar and spending time with his family and especially his grandkids.

Junior was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Urbana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church.

Condolences may be offered at www.renner-wikoffchapel.com.