Jeffery Hinson

Published 12:00 am Sunday, August 19, 2007

NATCHEZ — Services for Jeffery “Lynn” Hinson, 53, of Natchez, who died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007, at Natchez Regional Medical Center, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First United Pentecostal Church of Natchez, with the Rev. James Johnson officiating.

Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. at “That” Church and Monday from 10 a.m. until service time.

Mr. Hinson was born March 5, 1954, in Natchez, the son of Eldridge Applewhite and Lillie Mae Boyd Hinson.

He was owner and operator of Hinson Duct Works and a member of the First United Pentecostal Church of Natchez. He was a great husband and a wonderful father. He was a very giving person and always wanted to see others happy. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him.

Survivors include his wife of 17 years, Connie Hinson; daughters Maegan and Caitlynn, both of Natchez; stepson Craig Simmons and fiancé Elizabeth Bates, both of Vidalia; brothers Gerald Hinson and wife Janie, both of Monterey; Larry Hinson and wife Sharron, both of Natchez; Eldridge Hinson and wife Ruby, both of Cullman, Ala.; sisters Carolyn Hinson of Natchez, Janice Marling and husband Luther, both of Vidalia; very dear friends Jack Sims and Elsie Freeman, both of Natchez; a wonderful church family; a number of nieces and nephews and other family members; and three beloved pets, Zach, Lili Mae and DaeDae.

Pallbearers will be Ryan Welch, Jerry Watts, Charles Emfinger, James McCall, Luther Marling and Brad Germany. Honorary pallbearers will be Kimble Johnson, the Rev. Mark Herrington, the Rev. Shannon Pennington, the Rev. Ronnie Turner and his spiritual mentor, Steve Brown.