Anna Caroline (Pinnell) Hinch of Steelville, MO, passed from this world on Sunday, September 6, 2020, at the age of 91, at Steelville Senior Living. Anna was a beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, friend, and neighbor. She liked visiting with friends and family, reading, and, in her younger years, also gardening, playing softball, camping and fishing with her sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Bill, and traveling with friends Jack and Belle Lewis.
Anna was born on Thursday, February 7, 1929, to William “Floyd” and Laura (Walker) Pinnell, in Steelville, MO, and graduated from Steelville High School in 1948. She and Lindell Hinch
were united in marriage on September 17, 1949, and had one son, Gary Hinch. Anna was a member of Steelville Presbyterian Church, a member of the Ladies’ Auxiliary, and volunteered more than 3,000 hours at Gibbs Care Center. She was also known to many people as a friendly face working at the Steelville Supply Store back in the 1980s.
She is survived by, among others, her sister, Betty Worley, of Steelville; son Gary and fiancée Susan Zinn, of Rolla; granddaughters Ann Hinch and Christie Hinch, both of Indianapolis, IN; sister-in-law Catherine Pinnell of Springfield, MO; sister-in-law Mary Lou Hinch of Michigan; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Lindell; parents-in-law Archie and Annie Hinch; sisters Eva Pinnell and Hester Pinnell; brothers William “LeRoy” Pinnell and Ralph (and
Katherine) Pinnell; brothers-in-law Bill Worley, Albert Hinch, Clifford Hinch, Clinton (and Imogene) Hinch, Wilbur (Nancy) Hinch; sisters-in-law Viola (Rainey) Forney, Velma Waters; daughter-in-law Elizabeth Hinch and niece Leslie Pinnell.
Visitation was from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Hutson Funeral Home, Steelville, MO. Funeral Service immediately followed at 1:00 PM with Rev. Jerry Beers officiating. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery, Steelville, MO. Memorials were suggested to Santana’s Hope 4 Paws/Friends of Steelville Pound (PO Box 622 Steelville, MO) or to Fairview Cemetery Maintenance (Sandy Wilson 507 Timothy Ln Cuba, MO 65453).
Arrangements under the care of Hutson Funeral Home, Steelville, MO.
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