ROCK HILL -- Mr. Douglas Reese Hinson, 78, of 3140 Carrie Estates died on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007 at home.
A memorial service will be 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007 at the Kershaw Cauthen Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Richard Cameron officiating.
A native of Kershaw, S.C., Mr. Hinson was the son of the late J. B. Hinson and the late Mary Alice Hilton Hinson. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and a supervisor at Dupont Manufacturing Plant for 38 years. He was of the Baptist faith and the widower of Dorothy Farmer Hinson. He loved people, enjoyed his job and associates and was one of Dale Earnhardt's biggest fans.
Mr. Hinson is survived by his son, Ricky Hinson of Lugoff, S.C.; his daughters, Debbie Sims of Elgin, S.C., Pam Hinson and Cindy Hinson, both of Lugoff; his granddaughter, Claire Sims of Elgin; his brother, Kenzie Hinson of N.C.; his sister, Marilyn Hinson of Kershaw; and his business partners, best friends and care givers, Linda Grantham and Bobby Skidmore.
The family will receive friends following the service.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice of one's choice.
Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel is serving the Hinson family.