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Elton Preston Hinson (1926 - 2004)

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Elton Preston Hinson
Born in Durham County, North Carolina, USAmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USAmap
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Elton Preston Hinson, son of Atlas Pettigrew Hinson and Lula Mae Addison
Birth Date: 3 Feb 1926, per gravestone, obituary, SS record, death record
Birth Place: Durham County, NC, per obituary, SS record, death record
Death Date: 16 Aug 2004, per gravestone, obituary, death record
Death Place: Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC, per death record, and obituary
Elton's obituary names parents as "Atlas P. and Lula Mae Addison Hinson"
Elton's SS record names parents as "Atlas P Hinson and Lula M Howard"
Elton has childhood census with his parents & siblings


SS RECORD: U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
Name: Elton Preston Hinson
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Feb 1926
Birth Place: Durham CO, North Carolina
Death Date: 16 Aug 2004
Father: Atlas P Hinson
Mother: Lula M Howard
SSN: 242303160
DEATH RECORD: North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004
Name: Elton Preston Hinson
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Last Name: Hinson
Age: 78 Years
Date of Birth: 3 Feb 1926
Birth County: Durham
Residence: Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, 28211
Education: 12th grade
Date of Death: 16 Aug 2004
Death Place: Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
Hospital Name: Carolinas Medical Center
Burial Location: Burial in-state
Find A Grave Memorial 124721692 (gravestone pictured)
Inscription: Elton Preston Hinson
Inscription: Sgt US Army
Birth: 3 Feb 1926
Death: 16 Aug 2004
Burial: Sharon Memorial Park, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Section: Section 30
Created by: Susan I. Grills
Added: 6 Feb 2014
Newspaper: The Charlotte Observer, (NC)
Published: Wednesday, August 18, 2004
Charlotte NC United States
Elton Preston Hinson
Mr. Hinson, of Charlotte, passed away Monday, August 16, 2004 at Carolinas Medical Center with his family by his side. He was 78. Mr. Hinson was born February 3, 1926 in Durham, NC to the late Atlas P. and Lula Mae Addison Hinson.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Friday, August 20, 2004 at Blair Road United Methodist Church with Reverend Ted Troutman and Dr. Nelson Melvin officiating. Visitation will be held 7:00-9:00 PM Thursday, August 19, at Lowe Funeral Home, 4715 Margaret Wallace Road.
Mr. Hinson was retired from Quail Hollow Country Club and had served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of Blair Road United Methodist Church.
Survivors are his children, Sandra Mann and husband, Ronald, Valinda Pierce and husband, Ed, Stan Hinson, Cereta Hazelton and husband, Phillip, all of Charlotte, Steve Hinson and wife, Debra, of Indian Trail, and Scott Hinson and wife, Stephanie, of Huntersville; seven grandchildren, Casey, Justin, Kelly, Scott, Dillon, Aaron and Allison; one great-grandchild, Charles; and one sister, Christine Booth of Raleigh. In addition to Mickey, his wife of 52 years, Mr. Hinson was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.
He was a devoted father and family man and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Blair Road United Methodist Church, 9135 Blair Road, Charlotte, NC 28227 or the Alzheimer's Association, Southern Piedmont Chapter, 3420 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.
Lowe Funeral Home is serving the Hinson family.
MILITARY: U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010
Name: Elton Hinson
Birth Date: 3 Feb 1926
Death Date: 16 Aug 2004
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 22 May 1944
Release Date 1: 15 Apr 1946
DRAFT REGISTRATION: U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
Name: Elton Preston Hinson
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Date: 3 Feb 1926
Birth Place: Durham, North Carolina, USA
Residence Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Description: 6'0", 165 lbs, brown eyes, black hair, light complexion
Registration Date: 3 Feb 1944
Groom: Elton Preston Hinson, son of Atlas P Hinson and Lula Mae Addison
Bride: Reba Maxine Sanders, daughter of George Sanders and Rosa Culpepper
Marriage Date: 16 Jan 1949, per Maxine's obituary
1940 census: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
A L Henson .............. 57 ... NC
Lula Mae Henson ... 49 ... NC
Lillian Henson ......... 23 ... NC
Christian Henson ... 18 ... NC
Hanita Henson ....... 16 ... NC
Elton Henson .......... 14 ... NC <--------
Winslow Henson .... 13 ... NC
Otis Henson ............ 11 ... NC

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