Jack Lafayette Hinds, 82, of Hermiston, died peacefully on Wednesday April 24, 2013 at the Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland, Wash.
He was born on February 2, 1931 in Dalhart, Texas.
He retired from Union Pacific Railroad at Hinkle in 1993 and was active in the Irrigon Seventh Day Adventist Church. Jack was preceded in death by a son, Don Hinds in November 2012.
He is survived by Joy Hinds, his wife of 54 years; one brother, Jim Hinds; a daughter, Jerri Hinds Crismon; sons, Mike, Greg and Neal Hinds; 7 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by several adoring nieces and nephews. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved being with family.
A graveside service was held on Wednesday May 1, 2013 at the Hermiston Cemetery.
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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements