John R. Hinson 64, of Holt, Mo., passed away September 18, 2013. Private family services to be held at a later date. Cremation. John was born in Butler, Mo., on Aug. 9, 1949, to Robert E. and Loretta Laffoon Hinson. John was in the United States Army and served in Korea. He married Marcia Wright on July 15, 1989, at Lake of the Ozarks. He worked as an assembly line worker for Ford Motor Company. He is preceded in death by his parents. John is survived by his wife of 24 years, Marcia of the home; daughter, Casey (Robert) Cordell; sons, Joel Hinson, Jess Hinson, and Drew Hinson; grandchildren, Cailyn, Reese, Claire, and Campbell and his siblings. John will be remembered as a good father, loving husband, hard worker and soldier. Arr.: Fry Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Kearney, Mo., (816) 628-4411.