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Linwood Hinson, Sr.

Born: Fri., May 27, 1927
Died: Thu., Jun. 18, 2015


10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, Tue., Jun. 23, 2015
Location: McAuley Memorial AME Zion Church

Funeral Service

11:30 AM Tue., Jun. 23, 2015
Location: McAuley Memorial AME Zion Church

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MR. LINWOOD HINSON, SR, 88 of MOUNT GILEAD, NC passed away Thursday, June 18, 2015 at his home.  Funeral Services will be held 11:30 am Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at the McAuley Memorial AME Zion Church, 2829 NC HWY 109 S., Mount Gilead, NC 27306. Visitation will be held 10:30am to 11:30 am prior to the service at the church.  Interment will follow in McAuley Memorial Gardens in Mount Gilead, NC.  A public viewing will be held 12 noon to 7pm Monday, June 22, 2015 at Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Mount Gilead, NC.

Linwood was born on Friday, May 27, 1927, in Richmond County, NC., to the late Hunter and Carrie Mae McBride Hinson. 

In 1950, Linwood married Geneva Haywood, and to this union, three children were born, Linwood, "Bob" Jr., Vickie and Phil.

Linwood was employed with Dewitt Trucking Company in Ellerbe, NC for several years.  He was later employed with Alcoa Badin Works, Badin, where he worked as an Anode Assembly Laborer in the Anode Assembly Dept.  He had accumulated 13 years of service with the company and retired.  His hobbies were driving trucks and tinkering with cars.

He was a lifelong member of Parson Grove Baptist Church, Exway community.  He was preceded in death by his parents, 10 siblings, and 2 grandchildren, Tory Hinson and Tyra Legrande.

He leaves to cherish loving and fond memories to his wife of 65 years, Geneva Haywood Hinson of Pleasant Garden, NC; sons, Linwood Hinson, Jr., (Cynthia) of Archdale, NC and Phil Hinson (Juanita) of Kernersville, NC; daughters, Vickie Whatley (Curtis) of Pleasant Garden, NC and Vivian Washington (Jonathan) of High Point, NC; one sister, Gladys Scarboro of Chester, PA; one brother, Bobby Baldwin of Albemarle, NC; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; one brother-in-law, Robert Dumas(Katie); four sisters-in-law, Louise Hinson, Lena Crews, Juanita Baldwin and Sarah Leake; god daughter, Barbara Scarboro; special friend and driver, June Morrison, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

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Cynthia Hinson Williams
   Posted Sun June 21, 2015
To Bob, Vickie, and Phil:
I was saddened to hear of the passing of your father and extend to you my heartfelt sympathy. You were blessed to have had him with you for so many years. God knows your pain and He will comfort you and give you peace during this most difficult time. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Franklin McQueen
   Posted Sun June 21, 2015
Thoughts and prayers are with you. God will give you strength.

Beverly Bowden Horne
   Posted Tue June 23, 2015
To Vickie, Bob and Phil,

Prayers and fond memories are what we have to remember our dearly departed. May the love of family and friends comfort you during these difficult days.

May our Lord bless and comfort you during this time of grief. You and your family have my most heartfelt condolences.

Lorraine Parker-McLarty (Mickey) :-)
   Posted Tue June 23, 2015
To: Bob, Vickie, Phil and Hinson Family

When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us. May you take comfort in knowing that you have an angel to watch over you now. The Parker Family extend our most sincere condolences to you.

Bruce & Kimberly Pemberton
   Posted Tue June 23, 2015
In Christ's loving arms, there is enough strength to carry you, grace to keep you strong, and more than enough love to carry you through this time.

We are so sorry for your loss.

Bruce & Kimberly

Dorothy Bowden Kee
   Posted Tue August 11, 2015
Family, you are so loved and appreciated. God will never leave you. Angels are assigned to you to guide and comfort you.

I love you truly,
Dorothy Belinda Bowden Kee

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