JAMES ALVIN PINSON, 92, of Huntington, passed away Friday, March 26, 2021, at his home, with family by his side. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Chapman’s Mortuary with Pastor Dustin McCune officiating. Burial will be in Mose Asbury Cemetery, East Lynn, W.Va. Military rites will be conducted by Veterans Honor Guard Post 16, Huntington. He was born November 7, 1928, in East Lynn, a son of James Madison and Elizabeth Gilkerson Pinson. James was also preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Audrey Sharon Pinson; his daughter, Belinda Carol Pinson; five sisters and six brothers. James was a retired machinist with General Telephone Electronics (GTE) and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. Survivors include a very special niece, Gladys Weinbrecht of Huntington; two sisters-in-law, Carma Pinson of Huntington and Jane Holley of Charleston, W.Va.; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may visit after 1 p.m. Saturday at Chapman’s Mortuary and send condolences to the family at www.chapmans-mortuary.com

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