Mary Louise Hinson of Tabor City died Monday, Sept. 21, in McLeod Loris hospital. She was 72.
Born Dec., 3, 1942 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Willie Fussell Small and Lena Spivey Small.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Elbert Hinson; a brother; and two sisters.
She is survived by three daughters, Jean Hinson Cobb (Richard) of Roanoke Rapids, Mary Lynn Hinson of Whiteville, and Ann Hinson Smith of Wilmington; a son, William Randolph Hinson (Jackie) of Chadbourn; four sisters, Betty Strickland of Green Sea, Doris Hewitt of Calabash, Marilyn Holmes of Loris, Sherry Powell of Whiteville; three grandchildren, Emmy Smith, Lily Smith, Megan Cobb; four step grandchildren, Eric Holmes Jr., Elijah Holmes, Ethan Holmes, Ezra Holmes.
A graveside service was planned for 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, in Myrtle Green Cemetery, Tabor City. Family planned to receive friends in the cemetery during the hour prior to the service.
A guest register is available here.