American Veteran 09

Bobby Tinnin

May 28, 1950 ~ January 12, 2024 (age 73) 73 Years Old
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Bobby Tinnin Obituary

Mr. Bobby Tinnin was born May 28, 1950 in Burlington, NC. to the late Ms. Lillie M. Tinnin and was married to the late Mrs. Sandra Loverne Tinnin "Sandy".  Bobby made his transition on Friday, January 12, 2024, with his loved ones by his side. 

He was educated in the Alamance County School System and graduated from Jordan Sellars High School with the Class of 1968.  He was also a Veteran of the United States Air Force and served in the Vietnam War where he served 4 years. He was an E4-Senior Airman.  While serving in the Air Force, Bobby received a National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, and Air Force Good Conduct Medal. 

Bobby is survived by his daughter, Velicia Tinnin Moore (Joseph) of Greensboro, NC. sister, Joan Tinnin Matkins (Larry) Charlotte, NC. and brother, Michael L. Tinnin of Elizabeth, New Jersey. Two grandsons, Christopher DuJuan Tinnin and Vincent Lamar Gaddy both of Greensboro, NC, and one great-grandchild, Cadence Rose Tinnin. Three nephews,  Larry Keith Matkins of Charlotte, NC., Gerald Lamont Matkins (Lacreshia) of Spartanburg, SC, Michaeux Tinnin and one niece, Danielle Tinnin-Appiah of Denver, CO; four aunts: Peggy T. Faucette (Hulon), Geneva T. Pennington, Barbara T. Stone and Margaret T. Vincent; and a host of family and friends.

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Services

Public Viewing/walk through
Monday
January 22, 2024

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Wake-with the Family present
Tuesday
January 23, 2024

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Funeral Service
Tuesday
January 23, 2024

12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

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