Cover photo for Steve Hinton's Obituary
Steve Hinton Profile Photo
1950 Steve 2021

Steve Hinton

June 7, 1950 — January 13, 2021

Gary “Steve” Hinton


Gray Court


Gary “Steve” Hinton, age 70, widower of Joyce Weathers Hinton, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at his home.


Born in Simpsonville, he was the son of the late William J. and Edna Mae Parrish Hinton.  He was a member of Warrior Creek Baptist Church and worked for Sealed Air in Simpsonville. Gary never met a stranger, enjoyed good conversation, and was proud of his children and his work.


He is survived by a daughter, Tracy McCall (Earl) of Enoree; three sons, Robert Hinton (Stefanie) of Gray Court, Gregg Hinton (Rebekah) of Laurens, and Eric Hinton (Anna Beth) of Mooresville, NC; brothers, Lloyd Hinton of Fountain Inn, Jeff Hinton of Halifax, NC; two sisters, Judy McIlwain of Silas, AL, Joretta Carlton of Jacksonville, FL.  Gary’s 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren were adored by him and were the light of his days.


In addition to his wife and parents, he was predeceased by brothers, Dinger and Phillip Hinton.


A graveside service will be held Saturday, January 23, 2021, at 3:00 PM at Warrior Creek Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Alex D. Henderson.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 3704 Memphis, TN  38101-2132 or Laurens County Cancer Association, 1337 Medical Ridge Road, Clinton, SC  29325.


Condolences can be expressed to the family at


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Steve Hinton, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Starts at 3:00pm (Eastern time)

Warrior Creek Baptist Church Cemetery

Gray Court, SC

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 8

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree