Gracie Mae (Hobson) Hinton


Gracie Mae Hobson Hinton, 84, of Seymour, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at home.

Born Dec. 3, 1930, in Morristown, Tennessee, she was the daughter of Henley Mandel Hobson and Evaline Lakins Engleking. On Nov. 12, 1957, in Seymour, she married James M. Hinton, who passed away Sept. 1, 1997.

Gracie enjoyed spending time with her family. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her children, Beverly (J. Clark) Havron, James S. Hinton and Mark A. (Christie) Hinton; four grandchildren, Christopher (Summer) Havron, Ryan Hinton, Brittany Hinton and James Hinton; two great-grandchildren, Rylan Jo Hinton and Westen Allen Havron; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Henley Mandel “HM” Hobson and Bobby James Hobson; and four sisters, Nora Love Hobson, Thelma Jean Hobson, Shirley Ann Bush and Dorothy Lee Hobson.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Voss Chapel with Brother Frank Ira officiating. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday.

Memorials may be made to Anchor House Family Assistance Center or donor’s choice of charity.