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Corrine Akins Pinson

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“Debbie, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in the loss of your mom. As she makes heaven a brighter place, i know she will still...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Richard Ray - Alpharetta, GA

“Dearest Don and Debbie, I am so sorry for your loss but I know she is in a glorious place. She was such a loving, giving person and raised an...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Sara Stewart & family - Austin, TX

“Dear Don and Family I was so sadden to learn of Coe's passing. She was my former Sunday School teacher and a grand lady. She was an excellent...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Lucy StJohns - Dublin, GA

“I'm so sorry we did not hear about Mrs. Coe's passing until after the funeral! We know you will miss her so much. She was an absolutely wonderful...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Mark and Jean Swann - GA

“Debbie and family,How blessed you have been to have such a beautiful lady in your life. May God continue to bless you. Hal and Hulda Cook ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Hal-Hulda Cook - Warner Robins, GA

“I will always cherish the memories of our Mothers working with the little children and WMU at Ruhama. To God be the glory for her life. She touched...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Jane Ann Pinson Shannon - Dothan, AL

“We are so sorry to hear of Coe's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. She will be missed tremendously but Heaven is a better place...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Johnnie (Mrs. Tom) Pinson - AL

“You will be greatly missed at Central. You were a bright light in the crowd. Jeannie and I will be thinking every time we enter Central. Our...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Jerry Dalldorf - Kathleen, GA

“Our prayers are with you. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Joe Pinson - Lithia, FL

“KATIE, So sorry to hear about your grandmother we are thinking about you and your family. Love and Prayer Calvin & Ollie Mae Pettigrew [Ian...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Calvin Pettigrew - Reidsville, NC

“I met Mrs. Pinson during a class at Central Baptist Church in 2002 when my son, Jonathan was Baptized by Pastor Bozeman. She was a wonderful lady....Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Lorri Patterson - Warner Robins, GA

“Don, we are so sorry to learn of Coe's death. Working with her, as well as Dr. Campbell, at Ruhama for three and a half years was a joy and pleasure...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Stan & Virginia Powell - Atlanta, GA

“Dear family of Coe Paul and I just want you to know we have you uplifted in our Prayers and thoughts....Know we love you. In Jesus's love and care...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: PAUL AND LYNN DILLING - GA

“We will miss you "Coe"...she and Don were our pew mates most every Wed night and Sunday mornings - she was always so happy to see us and speak to us....Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: BJ & Marty Toth - Warner Robins, GA

“We have loved the Pinson Family for a lifetime and have such wonderful memories of times shared together. We are so saddened by the loss of precious...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Carol Swindle Baggett - AL

“Debbie, Owen, Matthew & Katie -- I am sorry that you have lost such an incredible person in your life. Losing a mother is like no other loss. But it...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Sandi Podskoc - Warner Robins, GA

“Uncle Don,Debbie and all the Family: I am so sorry I cannot be there for the funeral or in Birmingham for the service either. I am grateful my mom...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Rick Akins - Salado, TX

“What a beautiful obituary. It pictured Coe so perfectly. She was indeed one of God's chosen and special ambassadors throughout her life. Hoff and...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Monk and Hoff Harless - Nashville, TN

“Ms. Coe: You will be missed greatly! We know we will see you again in GLORY. Tell Jesus to save a place for me!! ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Julie Reeves - Warner Robins, GA


Corrine Akins "Coe" Pinson entered into eternal life on February 24, 2008, at the age of 88 years. Born June 4, 1920, she was the 10th of 17 children of Martin Luther and Beulah Mae Akins of McCaulley, Texas. A graduate of Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, TX, she later received the Master of Religious Education degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX. Having served churches in Texas, Mrs. Pinson was later called to the staff of Hunter Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, AL, and then twice served as Religious Education Director of Ruhama Baptist Church in Birmingham. She was also employed by the national headquarters of the Woman's Missionary Union (WMU). Later, she received additional training at Samford University in Birmingham and served the Birmingham Board of Education as a school teacher for 20 years, retiring in 1987.

Mrs. Pinson's life was marked by an unwavering attitude of Christian service to both the local church and international missions. She was a "people person" whose constant desire was to honor God by meeting the needs of others, making a positive impact wherever she went. Her abiding passions were family and faith. She served the Ruhama Baptist Church for over 50 years in both vocational and volunteer positions. Over the last seven years, she has been a member of Central Baptist Church in Warner Robins, GA, where she has served as a Sunday School teacher, International Women on Mission leader, and with the WMU. She will be greatly missed.

Mrs. Pinson is survived by her beloved husband of 57 years, Don F. Pinson, Jr., Warner Robins; daughter, Debbie Pinson Bozeman and husband, Dr. Owen Bozeman, Warner Robins; grandchildren, Matthew Bozeman and wife Casey, Athens, GA; and Katie Bozeman and fiancé Ian Creery, Warner Robins; sister, Martha Evelyn Lewellen, Austin, TX; brothers Rev. Bynum Akins of Dallas, TX, and Rev. Ferris Akins, Ballinger, TX.

Visitation in Warner Robins will be held Thursday, February 26 from 6-8 p.m. at McCullough Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, February 27, at Central Baptist Church, Warner Robins, with Dr. Owen Bozeman officiating. Visitation in Birmingham will be held on Saturday, February 28 from 10:00 -11:30 a.m. at Jefferson Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, with a graveside service to follow at 12:00 noon in Jefferson Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, special gifts may be made to the Lottie Moon Offering for International Missions, care of Central Baptist Church, 1120 Lake Joy Road, Warner Robins GA, 31088

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