Robert Clinkscales, 63, of Las Vegas, Nevada, was born July 19, 1954 in North Chicago, IL to Robert Sr. (deceased) and Erma Malone Clinscales. He passed away on November 26, 2017. He was father to three beautiful daughters, Zippora and Lenora Clinkscales, "The Twins" of Las Vegas and Keziah (Phil) Buchmann of Milwaukee. He was also a grandfather to Nore'e and De'vion and the newest addition great grandchild Soleil Luna Aurora.
He is survived by siblings Debra (Randall) Garrett of Newburgh, NY, Victoria (James) Bingham of Zion, IL, Valerie (Jimmy) Spidle of Goshen, NY, Rodney (Renesia) Clinkscales of Zion, IL, Darryl Clinkscales of Pinole, CA and Arnese Edinger of Madison, WI. Nieces and nephews Brittany Clinkscales of Zion, IL, Jimmy Spidle, Jr. of Waukegan, IL, Rodney Clinkscales, Jr. of Texas, Timothy Maddox of Gurnee, IL and Carsen and Camille Edinger of Madison, Wisconsin. Aunts Josephine Blow, Doris Patterson and Lucille Clinkscales of Waukegan, IL, Thelma Cunningham of Zion, IL and Alverna Malone of Elyria, OH, Uncle Dale Malone of Cleveland, OH along with a host of beloved cousins.
Robert graduated with the class of 1972 from North Chicago Community High School. He served as a policeman in Beloit, Wisconsin before moving to Las Vegas in 1993. There he moved into the counseling profession until retiring in 2016. He was still working as a substitute teacher-a job he loved.
He filled his free time with camping, hiking, wrestling and enjoying family and friends.
He will be missed by all!!