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Obituary: Joseph M. Hinson, Columbus

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Joseph M. Hinson, 63, of Columbus, passed away  Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at the Columbus Regional Hospital.

He was born on Thursday, January 11, 195,1 in Martinsville, Indiana, to the late Martin Terrell and Virginia Ruth (Pryor) Hinson.

Joe was a 1969 graduate of Martinsville High School and served his country in the United States Army from 1969 to 1973. He was working for the Columbus Housing Authority as a maintenance technician. He had previously worked at Earl Gray & Son Heating and Cooling.

Survivors are his son, Joshua Hinson of Bloomington; daughter, Jeanelise Hamilton of Martinsville; stepson, Dexter “Trae” Luck, III of Bloomington; stepdaughter, Dia Luck of Bloomington; sister, Denise Dillon of Bargersville; significant other, Carrie Hensley of Columbus; ten step-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death his parents; and brothers, Andrew Hinson and William Hinson.

Graveside services with military honors will be 11 a.m.  Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Nebo Memorial Park Cemetery in Martinsville. Visitation will be at Costin Funeral Chapel on Friday, July 11, 2014 from 5 until 8 p.m.

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