James "Jim" G. Hinton
January 15, 1937 - September 21, 2013
James G. Hinton "Jim", 76, of Homedale, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at home with his wife at his side.
Jim was born on January 15, 1937 in Montrose, Colorado to Vachel and Florence Henton. His family moved to Homedale when he was in the fifth grade. Jim spent most of his life in Homedale and to this day many of his school mates still live in the area and all are close friends. He loved to farm and anything to do with farming. He served on the Gem Irrigation Board for 20 years. He received a Conservation Award in 1980. Jim proudly served in the Army
National Guard for 6 years.
Jim was preceded in death by his father, Vachel, his mother, Florence and his brother, Gary. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Sandra, his sister, Sharon and her husband Nolan Taggart, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A viewing for family and close friends will be held prior to the service from 2:00PM-3:15PM. Funeral services will be held at 3:30PM on Friday, September 27, 2013 at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Homedale. Cremation will follow.