John C. (Jay)  Hingson, III


John C. (Jay) Hingson, III, 71, of Valdosta died Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at South Georgia Medical Center. He was born on May 1, 1948 in Valdosta to the late John C., Jr. and Alma DeLoach Hingson and was a lifelong resident of Valdosta. Mr. Hingson was a retired Supervisor/POS Trainer with the United States Postal Service and a member of the Azalea Masonic Lodge. He loved spending time with his grandchildren, cooking and hanging out with his poker buddies. Prior to Jay's military service he was the manager of Burger Chef and a veteran of the United States Marines having served in Vietnam.
Survivors include his daughter, Amanda Anderson of Lake Park; his grandchildren, John Anderson, Emily Anderson; two sisters, Janice Bullard of Hahira, Shelia Hingson of Lake Park; his nephews, David and Tanya Bullard of Tucson, AZ, Christopher and Haley Bullard of Hahira; his niece, Elli Bullard of Hahira; his great nieces and nephews, Little David Bullard, Miranda Bullard, Jaycee Bullard, Abby Bullard; his aunts and uncles, Faye DeLoach Lancaster of Eatonton, GA, Ramona DeLoach of Lee, FL, Don Ross McAfee of Fayetteville, GA, Joe Smith of Valdosta; numerous cousins and his companion dog, Gunny. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ollie J. and Estelle Cowart DeLoach, aunts and uncles, Dorothy DeLoach Smith, Lyndia DeLoach McAfee, Ralph Lancaster, Nelson DeLoach and cousins, Allen DeLoach, Kenny McAfee.
Funeral services will be held at 1pm, Friday, June 14, 2019 in the chapel of Carson McLane Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Schappaugh officiating. Burial with Masonic Rites and Military Honors will follow at Wayfare Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 11am until 1pm at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at Carson McLane Funeral Home.
Published on June 12, 2019
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11 posts

Danny Godwin and Louise Hesters Godwin
Jun 14, 2019
Fond memories of Jay as a Friend and many years as a Neighbor. Prayers for his Family. No more pain nor sadness. Fly high Jay with the peace and love of your Creator..
David E Porter
Jun 13, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, Jay was a great guy. I remember the many motorcycle rides we shared, visiting him at his home, sharing a drink now and then, and just meeting with friends. Jay will be missed he really touched so many.
Sharon Lincoln Coleman
Jun 13, 2019
Please accept my sympathy for your loss of Jay. He was a special person with such a winning personality and a favorite classmate from high school. God bless.
Warren A. Roberts, Jr.
Jun 13, 2019
Rest In Peace. Condolences to the family.
Jimmy & Belinda Griffin
Jun 12, 2019
Prayers for the family. Jay was an old friend and Shelia.
Connie West
Jun 12, 2019
Love you and the kids! Praying for you sweet friend!
Cruzetta Toland
Jun 12, 2019
So sorry for your loss. I know you are very sad right now but , you know he is no longer suffering and is in the arms of your mom and dad. You will see him again one day sweet lady and you both will be so happy. Love you!
SHONA Lowe Carter
Jun 12, 2019
Mandy im so sorry for your loss , your daddy was a great man and our family always loved him very much .. prayers for all of you ..
Joyce Seeman
Jun 12, 2019
Shelia, So sorry for the loss of your brother. I know your faith in God will see you through this sad time until you see him again. May he Rest in Peace.
Mary Williams
Jun 12, 2019
So sorry to hear. Thoughts and prayers for his sisters. He was a great guy.
Carole Stembridge Ausum
Jun 12, 2019
Rest well my friend!