Barbara Yolanda Hinkson

August 26, 1953April 28, 2019

Ms. Barbara Y. Hinkson, 65, of Fayetteville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019 in Johns Creek, Georgia.

Barbara Hinkson was born in Panama, Central America. She immigrated to the United States with her parents, Crismapher and Joseph Nathaniel Hinkson, when she was 11 years old. The family settled in Brooklyn, New York.

Barbara earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from City College in New York City, New York. Barbara practiced nursing for 40 years, working at renowned hospitals, throughout New York, such as Brookdale Hospital, Winthrop University Hospital and Stonybrook University Hospital. Barbara moved to Georgia in 1999; she utilized her nursing knowledge to enter the corporate world, holding positions at Aetna Insurance Company and Home Depot headquarters in Atlanta, as a health management director.

Some of her favorite things are Christian worship, family gatherings, travel, television Westerns, the Hallmark Channel and the Home Shopping Network.

Barbara is survived by her two daughters, Geselle Coe and Tamara Perry; and her sister, Melva Hinkson.

Service will take place in the Rose Room at Carmichael Hemperley Funeral Home, Peachtree City, Georgia, on Friday May 3, 2019 at 9:00am. Service will be presided over by Pastor Jay Vineyard of Dogwood Church, Tyrone, Georgia

Place of Burial: Pine Lawn Memorial Park, Long Island, New York.


  • Visitation Friday, May 3, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, May 3, 2019
  • Graveside Service Saturday, May 4, 2019


Barbara Yolanda Hinkson

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