Edward Harrell Hinson

May 20, 1959 - December 7, 2010
Edward Harrell Hinson


Harrell Hinson 60, of Burgaw died Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Harrell was born in Columbus County May 20, 1950 the son of the late Seth and Annie Jane Cartret Hinson. He was employed by the US Postal Service “Burgaw Post Office”, as a rural mail carrier.

Surviving is his wife of 34 years Connie Hinson, daughter Mandy O’Hara and husband John of Wilmington, son Seth Hinson and wife Magen of Burgaw, and a grandson Auron, brothers Seth Hinson, Jr, of CO, Thurman Hinson of Kernersville, NC, sisters Thelma Hinson, Betty Tedder, Margie Buffkin, Bobbie Purser of Whiteville and Gladys Joines of Fayetteville.

A celebration of Life service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, December 11, 2010 at Silver Lake Baptist Church, 4715 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington. The family will see friends from 1:00pm until service time.

Memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • December 09, 2010
    Retha H. Redd says:
    Mandy & family, My deepest & sincerest sympathies in the passing of your Daddy. I truly know how you feel & want you to know that the only thing that got me through it was knowing that as a christian, that one day I would get to see my Daddy's face again & hear his infectious laugh. Please don't dwell on anything bad, just remember all the good. Cause there is alot of good in you & we all know that it comes having from good parents!! You are in my heart & prayers always!! Retha H. Redd, Friend @ LCFH & LCC

  • December 09, 2010
    Gail Fanucchi says:
    Dear Mandy & Family, Please accept my condolences on the loss of your beloved - Edward Harrell Hinson - Dad, Granddad, Husband, or Brother. May God guide, direct and grant you the strenght and comfort needed in the days ahead. May your family and friends gather around you to support and strenghten you as well. With my sincerest sympathy, Gail Fanucchi - Co-worker,LCFH & LCC Corporate Office.

  • December 09, 2010
    Kelly Cahill says:
    Mandy, I am so sorry to hear that your father died after surgery. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers at this time. Kelly Cahill

  • December 13, 2010
    Nadya Brulport says:
    Dear Connie, My thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless you and keep you always. You are a wonderful woman and married a wonderful man. Love, Keith, Nadya, Kayln, & Kyle Brulport

  • December 26, 2010
    Peggy B Singleton says:
    CONNIE, I AM SO SORRY TO LEARN OF HARRELL DEATH. I WAS TALKING TO MELBA AND SHE TOLD ME. I MET YOU BOTH AT JORDAN'S CHAPEL CHURCH. I PRAY YOU CAN FIND STRENGTH IN KNOWING OTHERS ARE PRAYING FOR YOU AT THIS SAD TIME IN YOUR LIFE. PEGGY B PHILLIPS WHEN I MET YOU, MY HUSBAND WAS RED PHILLIPS, HE PASSED AWAY IN 2004.