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Donald Dwine Winkle

May 6, 1947 ~ September 23, 2020 (age 73)

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Donald Dwine Winkle, 73, passed away on September 23, 2020. He was born on May 6, 1947, in Bethesda, AR.


Donald was a member of Pilgrim's Rest Baptist Church. He was also an Army Veteran. After the army, Donald started working with the Batesville Water Utilities and stayed until he retired. In his spare time, he loved to work on cars and trade them as well.


Donald was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend whose memory will forever be cherished by his loved ones.


He is preceded in death by his parents, Dwine and Margie Winkle, and sister, Linda Mitchell. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Winkle; son, Wesley Winkle (Rebecca); daughter, Sheila Grizzle (Jeff); brother, Mike Winkle; grandchildren, Andy Winkle, Jonathan Grizzle, Jerry Howard II (Emily), Angela Grizzle, and Payton Grizzle; as well as several great-grandchildren.


A visitation will be held on Friday, September 25, 2020, at Willis Funeral Service from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. A funeral service, officiated by Johnathan Baxter, will be held at Willis Funeral Service on Saturday, September 26, 2020, at 10 a.m., with the burial at Oaklawn Cemetery. COVID precautions will be in place, and a mask must be worn.

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September 25, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Willis Funeral Service
3513 Harrison Street
Batesville, AR 72501

Funeral Service
September 26, 2020

10:00 AM
Willis Funeral Service (Batesville)
3513 Harrison St
Batesville, Arkansas 72501

Interment following funeral service
September 26, 2020

Oaklawn Cemetery
Myers and Sidney Street
Batesville, AR 72501

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