William Hinchman

William G. Hinchman, 62, Buckhannon, died Thursday, March 27, 2014, in UPMC Montefiore, Pittsburgh, Pa.

He was born Sept. 27, 1951, in Adrian, a son of the late Wilford “Cotton” and Marie Ware Hinchman.

On January 25, 1969, he married Sandra Dagley, who survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Jamie Lynn and Wilford “Buck” Hinchman, both of Buckhannon; one grandson, Jonathan William Hinchman of Buckhannon; three granddaughters, Ashley Nicole of Buckhannon, Tiffany Dawn Hinchman of Grafton and Leslie Aslynn Hinchman of Connecticut; six brothers, Bob Hinchman and wife, Vicky, of Buckhannon, Roger Hinchman of Ellamore, Joe Hinchman and wife, Angela, of Texas, John Hinchman and wife, Carla, of Buckhannon, Steve Hinchman of North Carolina, and Mark Hinchman of Buckhannon; three sisters, Jean Linger of French Creek, Fran Marsh and husband, Dennis, and Darlene Richardson and husband, Bill, all of Adrian; several nieces and nephews; father-in-law, Jonathan Dagley and wife, Mary; and brother-in-law, Darrell Dagley and wife, Joyce, all of Buckhannon.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Jimmy Hinchman; and one sister, Bonnie Hinchman.

Mr. Hinchman was a heavy equipment operator. He was a member of the Franklin Lodge 7 A.F. & A.M., the Osiris Shriners of Wheeling and the Grand Chapter Royal Arch Masons of West Virginia Upshur 34. He was Baptist by faith.

Friends will be received Sunday, March 30, from 6-8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home with the Rev. Donald Butcher officiating. Burial will follow in French Creek Memorial Gardens in French Creek. Franklin Lodge 7 A.F. & A.M. will conduct Masonic graveside rites.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.