Chauncey D. Shinkle, 87, died at the Old Mason's Home in Shelbyville, Saturday, December 6, 1975. He was a native of Grant County, but lived in Idlewild, Ohio, for 45 years. He had moved back to Grant County four years ago and entered the Mason's Home ten months ago. He was a veteran of WW I, and a member of Elizabeth Christian Church. Survivors are a son, C. D. Shinkle Jr. of Idlewild; 3 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Burial in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Grant County Cemeteries - A History of their Inhabitants
Published by the Grant County Ky Historical Society, 1988