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Katherine Hinson

October 21, 1935 — November 15, 2022


Katherine Greene Hinson, 87, of Stanfield, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at her residence in Autumn Care of Marshville, NC.

Mrs. Hinson was born October 21, 1935, in Meat Camp, NC, and was the daughter of the late Verne Greene, and late Nellie Mae Crawford Greene.
She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Samuel, Richard, and Bennie Greene.

Katherine was raised in Watauga County primarily in Meat Camp and Boone NC. Katherine graduated from Appalachian High School in 1952. She married David Hinson in 1953 and they enjoyed 51 years together before he passed in 2004.

They raised 3 children together and had 4 granddaughters and 9 great-grandchildren.  Katherine loved her family and loved spending time with them.

Katherine was an avid bowler for many years and enjoyed cross-stitching.  She created numerous beautiful pieces of art that she gifted to her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed seek-and-find searches and reading.

Katherine and David were members of Newell Baptist Church and made many lifetime friendships with fellow church members.  In her later years, she enjoyed the fellowship of the Berea Baptist Church family.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Saturday, November 19, 2022, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Harrisburg. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm and will be officiated by Dr. John Harrill.  Katherine will be laid to rest during a private committal service at Sunset Memory Gardens, 8901 Lawyers Rd., Mint Hill, NC.

Survivors include daughter, Kathy (Robert) Reynolds of Stanfield, NC; daughter, Kelly A (Bryan) Tobias of Woodland, MI;  son, Wayne Hinson of Harmony, NC; and brother, Dennis (Edna) Greene of Shelby, NC.

Memorials may be made to the Hearts & Hammers Ministry of Hickory Grove Baptist Church. Please note that your donation is in her memory.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Harrisburg is serving the Hinson family.

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