Wilma J. “Billie” Hinman
March 27, 1940 - June 26, 2020
Wilma J. “Billie” Hinman, 80, of McCune, died at 7:51 p.m., Friday, June 26, 2020 at her home.
She was born on March 27, 1940 in Parsons to Nicholas and Frances (Glendenning) Jones. She grew up in Parsons and attended Springhill Country School and graduated from Labette County Community High School in 1957. She attended Labette Community College.
On May 3, 1958, she and Ernest R. “Bud” Hinman were married in Miami, Oklahoma. They lived in Parsons. Bud preceded her in death on November 6, 2006.
After the children were raised, she worked for Ambassador and Hallmark Cards in Parsons. Billie returned to complete her education at LCC, earning an Associate of Arts degree.
She was an avid reader and served on the McCune Library Board. She enjoyed writing, painting, and gardening.
Two Sons – Mike Hinman and his wife Cathy McPherson, Kansas
Greg Hinman Erie, Kansas
Three Daughters – Sandy Hinman Parsons, Kansas
Shari Horton and her husband, Sandy Pittsburg, Kansas
Tracy Walker and her husband Clay Oswego, Kansas
Eight grandchildren, Sixteen Great-grandchildren
Two Brothers – Louis Jones Pittsburg, Kansas
Dale Jones Paola, Kansas
Three Sisters – Mary Jo Spurgeon Ft. Scott, Kansas
Lois Anderson Girard, Kansas
Janet Post Olathe, Kansas
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one sister Rose Briner.
Friends may sign the register at the Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Memorial donations are suggested to the Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice. These may be left at or mailed to the Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home. P.O. Box 374, Parsons, Kansas 67357. Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com