Funeral services for Loyce Whitten Hinson, 90, of Sycamore will be held Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at the Ashburn First Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Mount Zion Church Cemetery in Chula, GA. Mrs. Hinson died Sunday at Southern Care in Tifton.
Mrs. Hinson was born in Tift County, the daughter of the late Walter Hill and Eunice Irene Pearman Whitten. She was a homemaker and in her early years worked for the ASCS in Tifton and for Pearman’s Peanut Company. She attended and graduated from Tift County High School. She was a member of the Ashburn First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by one sister, Edith Roberson.
In 1940, she married Rev. Morgan Gilbert Hinson and supported her husband in all aspect of his ministry in churches throughout South Georgia.
Mrs. Hinson is survived by her husband of 72 years, Rev. Gilbert Hinson, Sycamore, her daughters, Peggy (Jimmy) Summers, Tifton, GA, Myra (Shep) Brock, Hilliard, FL, and Tammy (Lamar) Miller, Nashville, GA. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Eunice Shay Brock, Hilliard, FL, Sidney (Meredith) Brock, Fruitland, Fl,, Chad (Lisa) Brock, Hilliard, FL, LaDan Summers, Tracy (Brian) Bass both of Tifton, GA., Layman (Amy) Summers, Waverly, TN and Kala (Matt) Bennett, Adel, GA She is also survived by eight Great-Grandchildren.
The family will receive friends, Tuesday from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at Perry Funeral Chapel in Ashburn, GA.