2008-08-28 / Obituaries


Ruth Mae Branton Hinson, 83, of Thomasville died Aug. 19, 2008 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital.

She was born July 25, 1925. She was a charter member of Pineview Baptist Church in Thomasville. She was a former sales clerk with Bedsole's Department Store in Thomasville.

Survivors include her husband, Fred Leaf Hinson, Thomasville; one son, Fred Michael Hinson, Thomasville; one daughter, Genie Hinson Pridmore, Knoxville, Tenn.; two brothers, William V. Branton, Witchita Falls, Texas, Carl Benson Branton, Spokane, Wash.; two sisters, Margie Jackson, Anniston, Mary Whitfield, Thomasville; one grandson; one granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by a son, Joseph Steve Hinson.

A graveside service was Aug. 21 at 11 a.m. at the Choctaw Corner Cemetery with Rev. Scott Myers officiating. O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

Active pallbearers were Joe Clayton, Ken Clayton, Frank Jackson, Winston Parden, John Norwood and Andy Bagley.

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