Elzavan Davis Hinson Jr. "Junie", age 71 of Lexington passed away March 29, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family.
Mr. Hinson was born on April 29, 1949 in Davidson County, N.C. the son of the late Elzavan Davis Hinson Sr. and Marie Leonard Hinson.
Mr. Hinson faithfully committed 50 years of service to Davidson County beginning in 1971 with Clark Motor Company, in 1981 with West Lexington Fire Department, and then in 1983 became the owner and operator of Happy Hill Camper Sales and Towing which he ran for 38 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents Elzavan and Marie Hinson and his first wife Joan Young Hinson.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of twenty-nine years, Patty Hartley Brown Hinson, two sons, Donnie Brown Jr. (Alice) of Lexington, Marcus Vann Hinson (Jennifer) of Clemmons, two daughters, Lori Bailey (Jeff) of Advance, and Holly Crouser (Jim) of Lexington, seven grandchildren, Joni Bailey Taylor (Zach), Tyler Hinson, Miranda Bailey, Alex Brown (Kane), Callie Brown, Camden Brown and Lindsay Hinson and one great-grandchild, Lakelynn Williams.
A private memorial service has been held for the immediate family.
On Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 2pm, there will be a funeral procession in downtown Lexington. West Lexington Fire Department will honor him publicly by carrying his ashes through town. Anyone who is interested in paying their respects will be welcome to park nearby and watch or cheer him on as he rides through.
The family would like to thank Forsyth Medical Center, Wake Forest Baptist Hospital of Lexington and Winston Salem, Wake Forest Urology staff, the individuals who have continuously prayed for his health, and the many towing services who willingly helped assist during his illness over the past six years.
Memorials may be made to West Lexington Fire Department.
We at Davie Burial & Cremation Services of Lexington are honored to be serving the Hinson family. Condolences may be left online at www.daviefunerallexington.com
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