Margaret Johnson Hinson



LANCASTER, SC ~ Mrs. Margaret Edith Johnson Hinson, age 86, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at White Oak Manor in Lancaster. She was born January 5, 1931 in Chesterfield, SC, a daughter of the late Rufus William Johnson and Kate Thurman Johnson Dees. Margaret was the beloved wife of Johnny E. Hinson for 63 years until his death on October 4, 2016. She worked for Springs Mills during her early adult life. After the birth of her two daughters, she became a full-time homemaker devoting her time to making their home comfortable and supporting her husband and children in all their endeavors. Jesus Christ was her personal Savior. She was an active, faithful member of Second Baptist Church of Lancaster.

Mrs. Hinson is survived by two daughters, Sherry H. Baucom and her husband, Darrell of Lancaster and Tammy H. Rothell and her husband, Eric of Seneca, SC; four grandchildren, Jonathan A. Baucom and his fiancée, Amanda Alami, Gavan D. Baucom and his wife, Allison, Jared H. Rothell and Seth A. Rothell and his wife, Sara; a great granddaughter, Arya Elizabeth Baucom; two step great grandsons, Aaron Mabry, and Cale Mabry (children of Gavan and Allison); two brothers, Bobby Johnson and his wife, Doris, Mickey Johnson and his wife, Pat; and five sisters-in-law, Betty Horton Gainer, Marguerite Horton Baker, Valnetta Catoe Horton, Shirley Tucker Johnson and Renee Johnson Helms.

Mrs. Hinson was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two brothers, Grady Johnson and Keith Johnson.

The Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Mrs. Hinson will be 2:30 pm Sunday, December 10, 2017 at Second Baptist Church by Dr. Brian Saxon. Burial will follow at Lancaster Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:30 pm, prior to the service, at Second Baptist Church and other times at the Baucom Home. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Second Baptist Church, Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions, 1426 Great Falls Hwy, Lancaster, SC 29720.