James K. Tinsley

Born: Wed., Jul. 18, 1928
Died: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018


11:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 05, 2018
7:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Jan. 06, 2018
Location: Goad Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Jan. 06, 2018
Location: Goad Funeral Home

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James K. Tinsley, 89, of Scottsville, KY passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at his residence.  The Scottsville, KY native was a farmer, retired store manager of Houchens Industries, former bus driver, a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict and member of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon.  He was a son of the late Nelson Asberry Tinsley and Jettie Jewell Shockley Tinsley.


He is survived by his wife: Vonda Polson Tinsley, Scottsville, KY;

2 daughters: Deborah Hobdy and husband, Johnny; Tammy Perry and husband, Steve, all of Scottsville, KY;

1 son: Kirk Tinsley, Bowling Green, KY;

10 grandchildren: Justin Williams and wife, Rina; Leslie Spears and husband, William; Aaron Marr and wife, Tori; Ashley Cline and husband, Chad; Jessica Ash and husband, Kevin; Taylor Tinsley, Tatum Tinsley, Tia Tinsley, Tessa Tinsley and Jase Tinsley;

15 great grandchildren: John Ray, Jake, Josh and Joseph Williams; Aubree, Brentleigh, Skylar, Kyra and Payton Marr; Cailyn, Addison and Cade Cline; Landon, Braden and Molly Spears;

1 sister-in-law: Ruth Ann Cunningham and husband, Ronnie, Scottsville, KY;

He was preceded in death by 1 brother: Luther Tinsley.


Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Goad Funeral Home with Bro. Billy Moran, Bro. Ricky Huff and Bro. Robby Calvert officiating and burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery with military honors by Glasgow D.A.V. Chapter 20.  Visitation will be 11:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Friday and after 7:00 A.M. Saturday until funeral time.


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David and Marilyn Thomas, Glasgow, Kentucky
   Posted Thu January 04, 2018
Mrs. Tinsley and Debbie: We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Tinsley. We probably weren't going to be able to make it to the funeral home and wanted you to know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Victoria Carmack
   Posted Thu January 04, 2018
James will be truly missed.

gail and danny herrington
   Posted Sat January 06, 2018
Mrs. Tinsley and family We are so sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May God bless u during this time and always

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