Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


July 10, 2014

Gertrue Elizabeth Hinson

ALTO — Alto- Funeral service for Gertrue  Elizabeth Hinson, 87, of Alto and formerly of Rusk will be Friday at 10 a.m. in the O.T. Allen & Son Funeral Chapel in Alto with Rev. Fred Blakemore officiating. Burial will be in the Oakland Cemetery near Rusk.

Mrs. Hinson died Tuesday in Alto. She was born November 20, 1926 in Cherokee County to Fred and Augusta Loden. She had lived most of her life in Rusk and in Alto for the last 10 years. Mrs. Hinson was Baptist and had worked as a service station manager. She was preceded in death by 2 daughters, Sandra Glover and Penny Hinson, 2 sisters, 5 brothers, son-in-law, Dean Butler and her parents.

Surviviors include: Daughters & son-in-law, Debbie Butler - Alto, Tx; Donna & Charlie Blakemore - Alto, Tx; Son, Roy Hinson - Rusk, Tx.; 12 grandchildren; and 19 great grandchildren.

Pallbearers: Shannon Langston, Timothy Langston, Eddie Berry, Kenneth James, Caanan Blakemore and Scott Wofford.

Visitation will be Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home in Alto.

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