Cleven “Vince” Vinson, 85, of Olla, passed from this life Saturday, March 4, 2017, at Hardtner Medical Center in Urania.
He was born September 2, 1931 in Bay Minette, Alabama, to the union of his parents, Rudolph and Callie Rider Vinson.
Vince served his country in the United States Army for eight years, having served in the Korean Conflict. He was an electrician and an avid woodworker. He loved fishing with his brother Glen.
Services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, March 6, at the chapel of Riser Funeral Home in Olla with Rev. Scotty McDowell officiating.
Interment followed in the Rosefield Cemetery under direction of Riser Funeral Home of Olla/ Columbia.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, D. J. Vinson, Glen Vinson, and Bo Vinson; sisters, Vonnie Brown and Doris Perkins; and infant sister: Thelma Vinson.