Cover photo for Darryl Keith "Gravy" Hinkley's Obituary
Darryl Keith "Gravy" Hinkley Profile Photo

Darryl Keith "Gravy" Hinkley

April 25, 1947 — October 15, 2023


Darryl Keith "Gravy" Hinkley

Darryl Keith “Gravy” Hinkley, age 76, of Eminence, KY passed away at his residence on Sunday, October 15, 2023.  He was born on April 25, 1947, in Shelbyville, KY to Dale E. and Ruth Allene (Croxton) Hinkley. Darryl was a member of Franklinton Baptist Church. He retired from Hussy Copper, after 30 + years as a machinist. He enjoyed fishing, playing softball and was an enthusiast of all sports.


Survivors include two sons; Shad W. Hinkley (Beth) of Pleasureville, KY, and Corey W. Hinkley of Pleasureville, KY, two sisters; Peggy Raisor of Eminence, KY, and Debra Ann Rissler (Dennis) of Jeffersonville, IN, eight grandchildren; Brittany Hinkley, Kori Hinkley, Branden Hinkley (Kiersten), Amya Hinkley, Braedin Hinkley, Kyler Hinkley, Kylie Hinkley and Sophie Hinkley, 1 great grandchild; Jace Hinkley, two close friends; Lisa Flynn and Whitney Kidwell and his dogs; Mae and Hemi. He is preceded in death by his parents, one son; Keith Hinkley and one sister; Connie Dale Hughes.


A celebration of life will be on Sunday, November 5, 2023, from 2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. at Franklinton Baptist Church Family Life Center.


Sholar-Riley Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.  Online condolences may be made at:





To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Darryl Keith "Gravy" Hinkley, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Sunday, November 5, 2023

2:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Franklinton Baptist Church Family Life Center

7681 Point Pleasant Rd, Pleasureville, KY 40057

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1876

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree