Curtis L. Hinton age 81 passed away at his residence on April 4, 2017 He was a native of Bucatunna, Mississippi. He was a Deacon at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church where he served faithfully. Curtis retired from Gary Public Transportation and Tri- State Coach Lines. Preceded in death by wife Frankie Mae Hinton; parents Cleo and Lee Jane Hinton; one sister and four brothers. He leaves to cherish loving memories two daughters Patricia Hinton-Lucas of Forrest City, Arkansas and LaChandra Monroe of Indianapolis, Indiana; one son James Curtis " Ricky" (Carol) Hinton of Gary, Indiana a host of grandchildren , great grandchildren, god children, nieces , nephews, cousins relatives, and friends. Visitation Friday April 14, 2017 from 12-8:00p.m. with family hours 6-8:00p.m. Funeral services Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 11:00a.m. all service at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church 977 Chase Street. Pastor Charles Adams Jr. officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.