Eddie Hinson, 68, of Charlotte, departed to his Heavenly home November 13, 2013. He was born September 25, 1945, in Charlotte, NC. Eddie is the youngest of seven children born to Jesse Reuben Hinson and Lillie Griffin Hinson. He is survived by his sister, Helen Hinson Byrd of Raleigh, NC and many nieces and nephews His immediate family includes his son, Bart E. Hinson, and his wife, Rebecca; his daughter, Angela H. Thomas, and her husband, John; five grandchildren, Taylor Hinson, Bailey Thomas, Olivia Thomas, Jacob Hinson, and Alex Thomas. Eddie had several careers prior to his retirement from UNCC Campus Police Services. He thrived as a Golf professional during the seventies, and that love of golf was passed down to his son, Bart and grandchildren, Taylor and Jacob. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed nature walks with his granddaughters, Bailey and Olivia. He taught them all about trees, flowers and birds. Eddie was a kind and generous man who would do anything for a friend, loved one, or perfect stranger. He was a loving father and loyal friend. Family was his always his first priority and he always let them know how much he loved them, especially his children. * In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Levine & Dickson Hospice House at Southminster. – –
Sunday, November 17th, 2013 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Gaskin Funeral Services
Sunday, November 17th, 2013 3:00pm, Sunset Memory Gardens
Service Extra Info Friends and family will meet at the graveside.
Sunset Memory Gardens