Paul E. Tinkle, 72, died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at his residence in Lebanon.
Survivors include his wife, Francis (Smithey) Tinkle of Lebanon; three sons, Dwayne (Sally) Tinkle of Lebanon, Todd (Lisa) Tinkle of Mooresville and Thomas (Marcie) Tinkle of Rockville; three daughters, Marcia (Jerry) Freeman of Lebanon, Angela (Fritz) Klooz of Avon and Denise (James) Crickmore of Greenwood; his father and stepmother, H. Samuel and Mary Tinkle of Greenwood; siblings, Phil (Elaine) Tinkle, Pricilla Dashiel, Peggy (Bob) Harold, Pam (Dave) Harold, Perry (Susie) Tinkle and Paulette (Jack) Lott, all of Greenwood, Pete Tinkle of Mooresville, Pat (Wilma) Tinkle, Portia (Larry) Hughes and Sam (Nancy) Tinkle Jr., all of Bargersville, Trish (Bruce) Jones and Presley (Julia) Tinkle, both of Whiteland, and Preston Tinkle and Pravin (Julie) Tinkle, both of Franklin; 19 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
A service will be conducted at 5 p.m. Thursday at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 S. Morton St. (U.S. 31 South) in Franklin. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until service time Thursday at the mortuary. A celebration of life service will be conducted at a time to be determined July 19 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino, 4300 N. Michigan Road, Shelbyville.