Paul Averell Vinson • January 10, 2023

Paul Vinson obituary

Paul Averell Vinson, 91, died on the 10th of January 2023 in Pensacola, FL surrounded by his family.
Paul Vinson was born in Pinola, Mississippi on the 12th of September 1931 to Henry and Gabra Vinson. He was a Hospital Corpsman in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict and spent time with the US Marine Corps. Mr. Vinson had aa successful career as a Locomotive Engineer. After retirement he began singing with Bibletones and then with the Dixie Echoes Quartet. Paul married Billie Jo Williamson on the 20th of November in 1953. They raised three children together.
Survivors include his loving wife of 68 years; 2 daughters; one son; five grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
The family will receive friends at Pensacola Memorial Garden Funeral Home on Friday, the 13th of January 2023 from 9am till the service begins at 10am. Burial will be in Pensacola Memorial Gardens.

  1. Rev. Ken Williams says:

    To all the family members our thoughts and prayers are with you. We loved daddy Paul. He was a great Christian gentlemen and a fine Gospel Singer. We loved working with him at the Suwanee River Jubilee in Live Oak Florida. To Randy and his wife and all the Dixie Echoes and members of the Bibletone Quartet We send our ❤️ . He is singing in Heaven now. May God Bless all of y’all. Love and Prayers Bro. Ken and Mary Williams. ❤️ 🙏 🕊

  2. Bonnie J White says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
    God Bless and keep you in the time of your sorrow. Psalm 30:5 Weeping may endure for the night, but Joy comes in the morning.

  3. Stephanie Leavins says:

    Paula My Gorgeous Sister I Am so Sorry. I Love Daddy Paul so Much I Love When He Did Hallelujah Square. He Had and Still Has the Heart of Gold What a Beautiful Spirit He Has. And I Know That We Will See Him Again in the Arms of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I Love You so Much. “RIP Daddy Paul”

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