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 Donald Lee Hinkins

Donald Lee Hinkins

Sunnydale, Carbon County, Utah, USA
Death 3 Jul 1990 (aged 43)
Burial Pine Valley, Washington County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 41060 · View Source
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Tribute to Don Hinkins
July 3, 2004

Donald Lee Hinkins was born September 19th in Dragerton,
Carbon, Utah (East Carbon now).

He went to school in Orem and in Richfield.
In his obituary, it stated he graduated from Orem High,
but he didn't. We were living in Richfield by then.

Don married Jewell Nielson and they later divorced.

He went into the service, 3rd Squadron, 7th Cavalry, 3rd Infantry Division,
Garry Owen group. When he came home, he worked for Cox Construction.

He then married Lee Ann McBroon.

He later went to work as Superintendent for Ron Lewis Construction
out of Moapa, Nevada.

It was while he was working in Nevada, he and his wife were killed
in an accident July 3, 1990. They were living in St. George at the time.

Don was a member of the LDS Church, was the father of 3 boys,
enjoyed camping and loved horses. He had a dog by the name of Patches.
He also built a cabin in Pine Valley and he and Lu are buried there.

Norma Hinkins Peck
(Don Hinkins' mother)

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  • Maintained by: Max Grant Anderson
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41060
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Lee Hinkins (19 Sep 1946–3 Jul 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41060, citing Pine Valley Cemetery, Pine Valley, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Max Grant Anderson (contributor 47241367) .