George Junior Zinn

George Junior Zinn, 68, of Independence passed away on November 9, 2019 due to natural causes.

George was born July 20, 1951 in Grafton, son of the late Madeline Viola (Williams) Zinn and George Bernard Zinn. 

George graduated from Grafton High School, Class of 1969. He was retired from CSX railroad. He loved living in the country, shooting pool, watching Westerns and spoiling his dog Boomer. On any day you could find George chatting with friends, neighbors and fellow railroad workers.

He is survived by his wife of eighteen years, Jackie Norris Zinn; two sons, Jeremy Zinn and Rich Harmon, Morgantown and Jason Zinn, Grafton; three step-children: Crystal Dalton and Kevin, Grafton; Charla Basky and Matt, Denver, CO and Chad Hart, Independence; and seven grandchildren: Ryker Harmon Zinn, Morgantown, Christopher Dalton and Dustin Dalton, Grafton, Quintin Basky, Madison Basky, Ethan Basky and Ryder Basky, Denver, CO.

Friends may call at Bartlett Funeral Home, 202 McGraw Ave. Grafton, on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 3:00-7:00 p.m., and Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m., with Rev David Bess officiating.

Interment will follow at Woodsdale Memorial Park.

Online condolences can be sent to the Zinn family at


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