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William "Bill" Brinson

May 19, 2021

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William "Bill" Brinson, 90, of Tampa, Florida, passed away May 19, 2021.  He was born and raised in Tampa, Florida and was the son of the late Simon and Phoebe Brinson.  Bill served in the United States Coast Guard and retired from CSX Railroad.  His passion in life was driving and owning fast and sporty cars throughout his lifetime and cherished his loving dog, Apple.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith and sister, Lorraine Klemme.  Bill is survived by one daughter, two nieces, one nephew and many caring and loving friends and family.  He will be deeply missed by all who knew him and his sweet smile.  Service and interment will be held on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 11:00 am at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida. 

In lieu of flowers, consider a gift to the Coast Guard Foundation.   


















In lieu of flowers, consider a gift to the Coast Guard Foundation. 

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May 26, 2021

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
MacDonald Funeral Home
10520 N Florida Ave.
Tampa, FL 33612

Military Honors
May 27, 2021

11:00 AM
Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida

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