POTEAU–Gerald Conley “Jerry” Hinton, 81, of Poteau, passed away Monday, Sept. 19, 2011 in Poteau. He was born July 10, 1930 in Bokoshe to Oscar and Lula (Richardson) Hinton, worked at the Del Monte Cannery and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
Services are Thursday at 10 a.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Rev. Phil McGehee officiating. Interment will follow at Old Bokoshe Cemetery under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lorene Tabor and Neva Thomas; and brother, Ben Hinton.
Survivors include his sister, Leona Alkire of Manteca, Ca.; and sister in law, Glenna Hinton of Poteau.
Pallbearers are David Hinton, Roy Vineyard, Chris Horton, Kendall Horton, Barry Hughes, Johnny Bell.
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