Bill Wilder Hinton

Bill Wilder Hinton, 77, of Haw River, NC passed away Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 at his residence.

Bill was a native of Nash County, NC. Bill became a journeyman printer through Fairchild Graphic Technical Center in Long Island, NY. He was proprietor of Hinton Press, Inc. in Mebane for numerous years. He served his community by sponsoring adult men’s softball teams as well as women’s Volleyball teams. He also served on the Jaycee’s and the Lion’s Club earning an award for most eye donations. He was a member of Hebron United Methodist Church where he helped out with several HEE HAW presentations as Jerry Clower and various other ministries. Bill was an avid drag racing fan and worked on several pro street race cars.

Bill is survived by his children, Karen Gardner of Louisburg, NC; Christopher Ryan Hinton of Saxapahaw, NC and Bradley Thomas Hinton (Meredith) of Charlotte, NC. Grandchildren, Trey Gardner and Seth Hinton. Former wife, Sandra Raines Hinton of Graham, NC. Siblings, Bonnie Ann Stein, Quen Hinton. He was preceded in death by, Parents, Quentin and Colleen Wilder Hinton. Step dad, Wyatt Kendrick Ott.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Hebron United Methodist Church. Officiating will be Rev. Rob Licht. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at McClure Funeral Home in Mebane from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday, February 12, 2018.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hebron United Methodist Church, 2325 Mebane Oaks Rd., Mebane, NC 27302 or to the charity of your choice.

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