George Andrew Cink
MEDFORD , George Andrew Cink
, resident of Medford, died Tuesday, July 19, 2005, in Suppesville, Kan.He
...George Andrew Cink was born March 7, 1932, in Enid, the son of Hank and Achsah Cink.He grew up on a farm northwest of Medford and graduated in 1950 from Medford High School.He
was on the 1946 and 1949 state championship football teams and on the 1950 all-state football team.
On Jan. 9, 1951, he
entered the United States Air Force
and received the National Defense Service Medal.He
was discharged in 1954.He
married Twilladean Milner on Nov. 5, 1955, in Bluff City, Kan.They lived in Haysville, Kan., where he
was employed with Boeing Aircraft
.They later moved to Medford where he worked for Arkla Gas Company then Farmer's Fuel Inc.He
enjoyed hunting, playing chess, and bragging about Oklahoma State University
.He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Medford and the Medford Masonic Lodge.