Barbara Wood Hinsch
August 9, 1947 – April 24, 2021
Barbara Wood Hinsch, age 73, died of a heart attack on April 24, 2021, in Asheville, NC.
Barbara is survived by her daughter, Mari Hinsch, of Fort Lauderdale, FL. She is preceded in death by her sister Dollie Rowland, of Miami, FL; her mother, Louise Tyree Wood, of Broadhead, KY; and her father, Philip Henry Wood, of Macon, GA.
Barbara was born on August 9, 1947 in Miami, FL, to parents Louise Tyree Wood and Philip Wood. She graduated from Stranahan High in 1965. In 1978, she moved to Fort Lauderdale, FL and accepted a position as an office manager at Orkin Pest Control, where she worked for more than 32 years.
Barbara was a great woman and a loving mother. She married Albert Hinsch in 1969 and the couple had one child together.
Barbara was a social, active woman who was deeply involved in spending time with her daughter for the last 20 years of her life. She enjoyed traveling, and going to the movies. Her family and friends will always remember her loving and caring ways, and most of all her sense of humor.
A funeral is scheduled for Friday on May 7, 2021, at Forest Lawn Central in Fort Lauderdale, FL. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Barbara’s life. The family would like to thank Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC for their care of her, also Forest Lawn for their help in this unfortunate event. In memory of Barbara share condolences, or a memory, at www.dignitymemorial.com. Share a smile with a stranger, you never know how much that can make someone’s day.
Friday, May 7, 2021
Barbara Wood Hinsch
Forest Lawn Funeral Home South
May 6, 2021
Forest Lawn South would like to express our deepest and sincerest condolences to you and your family at this most difficult time.
We wish you peace to bring comfort, the courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
Forest Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens South Staff