FRANKLIN - Bradley C. Hinds, 46, a lifelong resident of Franklin died suddenly Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his home in Franklin from natural causes.
Brad was born in Franklin on April 1, 1967, the son of Robert and Joan (Camp) Hinds. He was a graduate of Franklin High School, class of 1986. He went on to attend the Laconia Technical Institute, receiving his degree in Plumbing and Heating. Brad was the owner of Hinds Plumbing and Heating for the last ten plus years. An outdoorsman, Brad enjoyed snowmobiling, skiing and riding his new Harley and over the years was an active member of the Lakes Region Snowmobile Club. He was a member of the New Hampshire Plumbers Association and was a Mason of the F&AM Meridian Lodge in Franklin as well as a Shriner. He was a baptized member of the Franklin Baptist Church.
Brad was the loving father of Nicholas Hinds of Gilford. Other family includes his parents, Robert and Joan (Camp) Hinds of Franklin; brother Randal R. Hinds and fiancé Joni Uitterdyk of Franklin; brother Jeffrey R. Hinds and fiancé Amy Cammack of Tilton. He was also loved dearly by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held Sunday, June 30, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the William F. Smart Memorial Home, Franklin-Tilton Road in Tilton.
A funeral service will be held Monday, July 1, at 11 a.m. at the Franklin Baptist Church, Church Street, in Franklin.
Burial will follow at the Franklin Cemetery in Franklin.
Those wishing may make memorial contributions in Brad's name to the Lakes Region Snowmobile Club, P.O. Box 480, Franklin, 03235-0480.