DOUGLAS M. HINTON
Oct. 7, 1943 – April 28, 2011
ZEBULON – Douglas MacArthur Hinton, 67, died Thursday. A native of Johnston County he was son to the late Marvin & Christine Whitley Hinton. Doug worked with Lowes Home Improvement for over 22 years. He was past Master of Zebulon Lodge 609 A. F & A. M., District Deputy Grand Master, and a member of the Zebulon Shrine Club.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Janet Hamilton Hinton, children, Neil Hinton of Zebulon, & Jennifer Pulley (Bryan) of Wendell, mother-in-law Mable Hamilton of Smithfield, siblings, Bobby Hinton (Mavoreen) of Middlesex, Jean Hawley of Pikeville, & Carol Creech of Wilson, and grandchildren, Jessica & Brandon. He was preceded in death by siblings, Lester, Marion, Billy, Charles, & Joan Carol.
Flowers welcomed or memorials to Shrine Transportation Service for children c/o Zebulon Shrine Club, 1201 W Gannon Ave, Zebulon, NC 27597
Funeral service 2 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St, Wendell with visitation from 1-2 pm prior to the service. Entombment with full Masonic Rites to follow in the Gethsemane Memorial Gardens mausoleum. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net