Clarence Leroy Hinchman


Clarence Leroy Hinchman, 83, a resident of Elkins passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at his home.

He was born, May 12, 1937, a son of the late Wilford Jacob and Flora Haddix Hinchman. He had never married.

He is survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Also preceding him in death were brothers, Frank, Wilfred, Calvin and Lonnie Hinchman; and sisters, Anna Gay Hinchman, Irene Radcliff and Maudie Lorraine Hinchman.

Clarence was a graduate of Elkins High School where he participated in basketball and track. He later enjoyed playing fast-pitch softball.

Clarence was employed as a custodian for many years for the Randolph County Schools prior to his retirement. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. Monday, April 5, 2021, at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins.

Masks and social distancing will be required for anyone attending the visitation.

Mr. Hinchman will then be moved to the Elkins Memorial Gardens where a graveside service will be held at noon. Pastor Terry Burgess will officiate and Kathy Brake will be providing the eulogy. Interment will follow.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Elkins High School Athletic Boosters, P. O. Box 28, Elkins, WV 26241 in memory of Mr. Hinchman.

The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Clarence Leroy Hinchman.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.