Tracy Michelle (Gramling) Hinson

December 16, 1969 ~ February 15, 2021 (age 51)


Tracy Michelle Gramling Hinson, age 51, entered Eternal rest Monday, February 15, 2021, while a patient at Atrium Health-Stanly, Albemarle, North Carolina. Tracy was born December 16, 1969 in Stanly County, North Carolina. She was the daughter of Blondie Gramling Watkins and the late Reverend Harry Lee Owens Sr. Tracy was a beautiful lady that possessed a sweet and endearing spirit. Our dearly beloved is gone from our presence, but her memory will forever remain in our hearts.

She attended the Stanly County public schools and graduated from North Stanly High School, class of 1988, New London, North Carolina. Prior to declining health, she was employed as a seamstress for one of the local manufacturing companies.

Tracy was a long-time member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, New London. In her leisure, Tracy enjoyed fishing and cooking with her husband. She was an excellent cook, and many scrumptious meals were enjoyed by many. Tracy also enjoyed watching her favorite soap operas.

Tracy was married to Douglas Eugene Hinson for over twenty years.

There to receive and welcome Tracy to her Eternal home were, her grandmother, Easter Gramling, who reared her; father, Reverend Harry Lee Owens Sr.; and brother, Heath Owens.

Tracy was loved dearly and will be sadly missed by her husband, Douglas E. Hinson, Badin, North Carolina; mother, Blondie G. Watkins, Badin; stepsons: Douglas (Chrissy) Hinson II, Macon, Georgia, and Dexter (Janae) Hinson, Badin; grandchildren: Harmony Hinson and Chris Hinson; brothers: Hilton T. (Jenni) Owens, Clinton, Maryland and Harry (Martha) Owens, Jr. Seattle, Washington; sisters: Jocelyn Owens, Albemarle, North Carolina and Yvonne (James) Thomas, Concord, North Carolina; brothers-in-law: Larry Hinson and Travis Hinson, both of Albemarle, North Carolina; father-in-law, Andrew (Linda) Wilson, Wilmington, North Carolina; sisters-in-law: Angela Gary, Badin, Constance Wilson, Albemarle, Dalida Hinson, Monroe, North Carolina, and Terry Wilson, Wilmington, North Carolina; special classmates: Detra Watkins, Badin and Dana Prince, New London; a host of other relatives and friends.

“Forever young, forever in our hearts dearest Tracy, may flights of Angels sing thee to thy rest.”

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 Service Program


Graveside Service
February 20, 2021

1:00 PM
New Hope Cedar Grove Cemetery
Barnhardt Road
New London, NC 28127

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