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Special Deputy Sheriff Samuel William Pinnell

Warren County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch Friday, May 3, 1929

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Reflections for Special Deputy Sheriff Samuel William Pinnell

I never got to know my Grandfather Pinnell. He was my Fathers Father and he only remembered holding his leg as a three to four year old little boy.He did not remember his face.
Criminals have always had there way since I was born but this particular killer became a light bulb as he deserved.
I feel that society has gone down the wrong path of justice.
Jail should not be a business as it is today. Justice should be served and killers dealt with no matter what color race creed or religion they follow. When we as Americans wake up to this fact our world will be a better place to raise our families!

Sam Pinnell
Grandson to SW Pinnell

August 8, 2020

Deputy Sheriff Pinnell,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Wayne County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

May 3, 2019

I wish my dad had known his Father. He didn't but, he used to say, he remembered holding onto his leg as a very young boy. I wish I knew him to.

no rank

April 3, 2013

Special Deputy Pinnell, you will not be forgotten! R.I.P.

Deputy Sheriff
Livingston County (Il) Sheriff's Ofc.

September 25, 2010

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 80th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

I pray for the solace of all those who love and remember you for I know both the pain and pride are forever.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis LoyA

September 24, 2010

Rest in peace sir and thank you for your service!

Dep. M. Chavez Jr.
Fresno County Sheriff's Office

September 21, 2010

Deputy Sheriff Pinnell,
It has taken over 80 years, but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Warren County. It took another year, but your murderer finally got the justice that he deserved.



September 15, 2010

Rest in peace HERO


September 15, 2010

Rest in peace HERO.


September 15, 2010

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