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10-22-1987; Charlie Mink died. Rockcastle County,Kentucky News Article, "Mount Vernon Signal", obit dated 10-29-1987, excerpt follows:


Charlie Mink, 79, of Buffalo, died Oct. 22, 1987. He was born on Aug. 6, 1908 in Laurel County, the son of Dora Renner Mink of Mt. Vernon and the late Roy Mink. Survivors in addition to his mother are his wife, Roxie Cole Mink; six sons, Owen, Dale, Delmer, Ronald, Leo, and Gilbert Mink, all of Mt. Vernon; six step sons, Luther James of Ft. Myers, Fla., Lonnie James of Deer Park, Ohio, Freddie James of Pleasant Plain, Ohio, Vick James of Mt. Vernon, Roy James of South Lebanon, Ohio and David James of New Richmond, Ohio; two step daughters, Mrs. Louise Proffitt of Lockland, Ohio and Mrs. Wanda Crosley of Goshen, Ohio; two brothers, Lewis and Arthur Mink, both of Indianapolis, Ind. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jewell Jones Mink, and by two sons. Burial was in Mize Cemetery.