He was the son of the late Hayse and Dillard Kinzer and was employed by the Marshall County Highway Department until his retirement.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ethelene Kinzer, and one sister, Hazel Kinzer.
Mr. Kinzer is survived by three sons, Ron Kinzer and Vernon Kinzer, both of Lewisburg, and Wayne Kinzer of Shelbyville; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, at the Family Life Center. Mr. Kinzer will lie in repose from 1 p.m. until the funeral service at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at the Family Life Center.
J.B. Mayberry and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.