Mr. Jesse Darrell Stinson, age 64, of Douglas, GA passed away Thursday evening, September 28, 2017 at Coffee Regional Medical Center, following a short illness. Mr. Stinson was born in Orlando, FL on November 18, 1952 to the late Dewey Stinson and the late Mattie Weathersby Stinson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Darlene Stinson.
Mr. Stinson was retired from Walmart where he had been employed as a truck driver. He enjoyed being with his children and grandchildren and he loved his church family very much. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He also loved to play golf and go to the shooting range.
He was an active member of Eastside Baptist Church.
Survivors include: wife, Deborah L. Hamm Stinson of Douglas, GA; children: Kevin Stinson and his wife Niki of Royston, GA, Rebecca Waldroup and her husband Randon of Nicholls, GA
Chris Stinson of Ocoee, FL.; sister, Janice Floyd and her husband Berry of Ocoee, FL.; brother, Ron Stinson of Elba, AL.; grandchildren: Kara Stinson, Luke Stinson and Micah Stinson all of Royston, GA., C. J. Stinson of Ocoee, FL.; several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.
The funeral service for Mr. Stinson was held on Sunday afternoon, October 1, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the Chapel of Ricketson Funeral Home where Rev. Jimmy Littlejohn, Rev. Christian Colson and Dr. John Dobbins officiated. The interment followed at Douglas City Cemetery.
Ricketson Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.