Carl H. "Bink" Binkley, age 75 of the Hiwassee Community in Smith County died peacefully Jan. 12, 2017, at his home after a long battle with cancer.
Born in Davidson County, he was the son of the late Carl Henry "Bill" Binkley Sr. and Willie Collins Binkley. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired from Peterbilt. He was a member of the Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of fifty-three years, Linda Jo King Binkley; three children: Michael (Jan) Binkley, Pamela Binkley, Paul Gudde; two sisters: Beverly (Butch) VanHook, Anita (Wendell) Edwards; two grandchildren: Kacey Meeks, Brad Burton; four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 14, 2017, at 2 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at 10 a.m. until service at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to your local animal shelter.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, in charge of arrangements, www.ligonbobo.com.