Henry Gimlin, Sr.

Henry Thomas Gimlin, Sr.

1944 - 2017

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Obituary of Henry Gimlin, Sr.

Henry Thomas Gimlin, Sr. 73 year old resident of Doniphan, MO departed this life Friday, November 24, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Gimlin was born February 4, 1944 in Ponder, MO to the late Amos and Sarah Wilder Gimlin.  Mr. Gimlin was a sawmiller and enjoyed playing poker, playing the lottery, watching cars drive by his house, watching Wheel of Fortune, and was an avid St. Louis Cardinal Baseball fan.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Ellen, Rosie, and Connie; and brother Robert.

He is survived by children Henry Thomas Gimlin, Jr.(Shirley), Bobby Joe Gimlin, Cassidie Gimlin, and Terry Purvis all of Doniphan, MO; Sisters Mary Meyers and Edna Gordon both of Doniphan, MO; Four Grandchildren Ashley Gimlin, Matthew Hunter Bruce, Leland Thomas Bruce, Tucker Dean Bruce; and One Great Granddaughter, Kyndyll Kylie Dickson; and good pal Cody Redus.

Visitation for Mr. Gimlin will held Monday, November 27, 2017 from 5-8 PM in the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel.  Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 10 AM in the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jared Baker officiating.  Burial will follow in the Union Cemetery.