Bill Pinkney was the last surviving member of the original lineup of the rhythm and blues music group, The Drifters. He joined the Drifters in May 1953 when they formed in New York City and stayed with them until 1958 when he left in a dispute over money.
Bill died on July 4, 2007 at the age of 81.
Saint Lukes Cemetery
Sumter, SC 29154