Morris Wayne Hinson, 74, of Monroe, passed away peacefully at home on December 20, 2019. He was born March 25, 1945 to the late John Wilson Hinson Sr. and Emma Morgan Hinson, of Stanly County. He was also preceded in death by his brother Charles Arden Hinson and niece Carol Lutz Sneed.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 45 years, Marie Greene Hinson, and children: Jenny Hinson Kluttz (Danny) and Adam Hinson; and grandchild Nathan Kluttz; sister, Sylvia H. Lutz (J.W.) of Charlotte; brother, Larry W. Hinson of Stanfield; and John Hinson Jr. (Barbara) of Harrisburg.
Mr. Hinson was a Vietnam Veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He retired from Union County Public Schools as a plumber. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion, Post 440. He was also a member of the Stanly County Beekeepers.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 28, 2019 from 1:00 – 2:15pm at Antioch Baptist Church (Love Mill Rd., Monroe) and service to follow at 2:30pm with Rev. Leon Whitley and Rev. Joey Query officiating. Burial with military rites will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Stanly County Beekeepers Association. Send to: Ellen McCarter 8453 Hill Ford Rd. Oakboro, NC 28129.