Lawson Sterling Hinson, Jr.

Mr. Lawson Hinson, Jr., 64, passed away Nov. 3, 2012. He was born on Oc 13, 1948 in Bonifay, Fla., to Lawson and Willie Goddin Hinson.

Mr. Hinson was a resident of DeFuniak Springs. He was Baptist by faith and a member of the Hickory Hill Baptist Church in Westville, Fla. He worked at Shoal Farms for more than 20 years. He was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed fishing.

Mr. Hinson is preceded in death by his parents, wife and sister, Imogene Simmons.

Mr. Hinson is survived by his three brothers. Harvey Simmons and wife Jeanne of DeFuniak Springs, Wendall Simmons of Destin and Richard Simmons and wife Terry of Westville; sister, Helen Mitchell of Winter Haven, Fla.; and also a special friend, Grace Gibson.

Memorialization will be by direct cremation.

Clary-Glenn Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.