Thursday, August 30, 2007

Emmett Cecil Gimlin, 85, of Golden, formerly of El Paso, Texas, passed away on Monday, Aug. 27, 2007, at his home.

He was born on Dec.14, 1921.

He was a World War II veteran and retired from the Army after 22 years. He also worked at the White Sands Missile Range in White Sands, N.M. On Aug. 1, he moved from El Paso, Texas, to Golden.

Survivors include: one son, Clifford Gimlin and his wife, Christina, of Clear Water, Fla.; one brother, J.L. Gimlin and his wife, Deborah, of Golden; five sisters; one granddaughter; and two great-granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Estelle Gimlin, and three brothers.

Funeral Services will be held at the Ft. Bliss National Cemetery in El Paso, Texas.

Arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home, Cassville.