Born: July 16, 1948
Died: November 28, 2011
Pinetops, North Carolina
Willie Hinton Jr., age 63, died Monday, November 28, 2011 at Pitt County Memorial Hospital. He was born July 16, 1948 in Edgecombe County, North Carolina.
Willie was a member of Gateway To Heaven Church.
He is the son of the late Willie Hinton Sr. and Pearlie Mae Woods Hinton. Willie leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Earthleen Lawrence Hinton of the home; two sons, Horace Hinton Sr. of Rocky Mount, N. C. and Willie Hinton III of Tarboro, N. C.; six daughters, Alicia Hinton of Winston-Salem, N. C., Latoya Hinton of Greensboro, N. C., Kesha Parker, Latesha Jones, Tyeisha Hinton,and Jessica Arnold all of Tarboro, N. C.; one stepson, Lorenzo Whitehead Jr. of the home; one stepdaughter, Natasha Lawrence and of Tarboro, N. C.; six brothers, Joel Hinton of Jamesville, N. C., Llewellyn Hinton of Rocky Mount, N. C., Michael Hinton of Tarboro, N. C., Wilbert Hinton and Clarence Hinton of Rocky Mount, N. C. and Johnny Hinton of Tarboro, N. C.; five sisters, Daisy Lyons of Newport News, VA., Geraldine Williams of Tarboro, N. C., Bonzetta Dolberry of Bethel, N. C. Celia H. Richardson of Pinetops, N. C. and Pearline Behling of Macclesfield, N. C.; Sixteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral servcies will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 1:00PM at Gateway To Heaven Church with Bishop Stairloin Gregory officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery.
A viewing will be from 2:00-7:00pm on Friday, December 2, 2011 with family visitation from 7:00-8:00pm at the funeral home.
Services are entrusted to Hemby-Willoughby Mortuary, Inc. of Tarboro, North Carolina.