The Obit For Bill Pinkham

Leslie William "Bill" Pinkham

Published in The Courier-Journal on December 31, 2012

Leslie William "Bill" Pinkham ," 60, of Elizabethtown, KY passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at U of L Hospital.

Born in Jeffersonville, IN, he was the president of Pinkham Lincoln Automotive in Elizabethtown. Upon graduating high school he spent three years playing professional baseball for the Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals, and Pittsburgh Pirates.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie Wayne Pinkham and Elva Jayne Moore Pinkham Ewigleben.

Bill is survived by his loving wife, Alicia Pinkham; sons, Zack Pinkham, Zeke Pinkham and Bill Pinkham, II (Becky); daughters, Jana Webb (Jonathan), Jill Dewitt (Chris) and Julie Aulbach (Bob); brothers, Brad Pinkham and Steve Pinkham (Rhonda); and nine grandchildren.

His funeral service will be at 5 p.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road. Visitation will be Saturday from 1 p.m. until time of service at Highlands.