Howard Jeffrey Hinson

Male 1945 - 2011  (65 years)


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  • Name Howard Jeffrey Hinson 
    Born 25 Oct 1945  Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 May 2011  Hampton, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 23 May 2011 
    Person ID I37395  Slay Family
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 

    Father Howard Ferris Gill Hinson, Jr,   b. 28 Nov 1913, Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 2000, Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Emily Llavelle Edwards,   b. 11 Jul 1915, Wetumpka, Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 2000  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 31 Jul 1937  Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14845  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HINSON, HOWARD JEFFREY, died May 19, 2011 in Hampton, Virginia. Jeff was born October 25, 1945 in Birmingham, Alabama to Emily Llavelle Edwards Hinson and Howard Farris Gill Hinson Jr. who preceded him in death. He moved with his family to Newport News, Virginia in 1956 and attended Ferguson High School and Duke University. Jeff had a lifelong interest in and knowledge of horticulture and botany as well as a deep love of nature. He was self-employed with his own landscape business for many years. From 1967-1969 he served in the United States Army and was a Vietnam veteran. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Service Stars, the Vietnam Campaign Medal with 60 Device, the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Vietnam Unit Citation, the Purple Heart, the Air Medal and the Bronze Star Medal. He is survived by his sister, Linda Hinson Layman of Johns Creek, Georgia; and his nephews, M. Scott Layman of Alexandria, Virginia and P. Christopher (Kip) Layman of Johns Creek, Georgia. A graveside service was held May 23, 2011 at Elmwood Cemetery in Birmingham, Alabama.

      Published in The Birmingham News on June 19, 2011