Betty J. Hinton

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Betty J. Hinton, age 91, of Greenville passed away, Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Helia Healthcare. There will be a Celebration of Her Life on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 11 AM at The Greenville First Christian Church. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to The Greenville Regional Hospital Gift Shop or Bond County Hospice.

Betty was born May 1, 1924 in West Frankfort, IL to Virgil and Ruth E. (Rambo) Clancy. She married James S. Hinton III on November 9, 1953 in Hernando, MS. He died February 2, 1981. She is survived by her sons James S. Hinton IV and his wife Linda of Barling, AK and Michael V. Hinton and his wife Carmen of Albuquerque, NM, along with two grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, a sister Alice Irene Mozzochi, and a brother Irvin Clancy, and a granddaughter Jennifer Hinton.

Betty moved to Greenville in 1981 following the death of her husband. She was a member of The Greenville First Christian Church. She served as Ladies Auxiliary Chairman at the church and was also active in The Jesus and Me Program at the church. She was also a member of The Greenville Regional Hospital Auxiliary and was The Gift Shop Manager/Buyer. She was active in The Holiday Bazaar Wreath Committee and served as a volunteer for The Annual Health Fair.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
11:00 AM 3/23/2016 11:00:00 AM
Greenville First Christian Church

1100 Killarney Drive
Greenville, IL 62246

Greenville First Christian Church
1100 Killarney Drive Greenville 62246 IL
United States

Montrose Cemetery Final Resting Place

Greenville, IL 62246

Greenville 62246 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Bond County Hospice
1502 S Fourth Street
Greenville, IL 62246
The Greenville Regional Hospital Gift Shop
200 Healthcare Drive
Greenville, IL 62246

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  1. I will love and miss her forever. Betty and I have spent a lot of time together for almost 27 years now. Betty will always have a very special place in my heart. Love you my sweet baby doll. Wanda Mitchell

  2. Just woke up and heard the sad news. Betty meant a lot to me. Her and I got addicted to Beanie Babies together and because of that, our friendship grew. She always told me how she reminded me of her son. She mentored me, and was so kind to me. She was one of the sweetest ladies I have ever met, and today the world has lot a gem, but heaven has gained an amazing angel Right now I can imagine her saying Hi Mike, It's okay. we'll meet again.

  3. Hi. Aunt Bet. I love you and miss you. I thank you for your loving ways and great Stuff, dinner. You and uncle Jim were so kind and loving.

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