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“I have seen John many times over the years and he was always so kind to my family. ”
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JOHN R. VINSON III of Cadiz, KY died April 13, 2021 at the age of 78. A licensed funeral director, he worked for Goodwin Funeral Home for thirty years before becoming sole owner in 1992. He was later joined in the daily operations by his son, John Mark Vinson. A graduate of the Kentucky School of Mortuary Science, Vinson was elected as Trigg County Coroner in 1965 and retired in 2006 as one of Kentucky's longest serving coroners. His son was then elected coroner and continues to serve in that capacity.