Jessie Libby Stroud Hinkle

Published 3:32 pm Friday, April 19, 2019

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Mrs. Jessie Libby Stroud Hinkle, 94, formerly of WestMaple Avenue, Mocksville, died Friday, April 19, 2019, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born Dec. 13, 1924 in Davie County to the late Charles Franklin Stroud Sr. and Jessie Click Stroud. Mrs. Hinkle was a graduate of Mocksville High School and Business School of Winston-Salem and attended UNC Chapel Hill.  She retired from the Davie County Health Department after 44 years. Mrs. Hinkle was a life member of the NC Public Health Association. She was a member of the Mocksville Civitan Club, receiving local, area and district awards. Mrs. Hinkle was a hospice volunteer. She was a member of the Winston-Salem Women’s Club and the Thursday Morning Music Club of Winston-Salem. Mrs. Hinkle was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church, Mocksville, where she was a member of WMU, a member of the sanctuary choir and served as Sunday school assembly pianist for 27 years.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, James Hinkle in 1985; 2 brothers, Frank Stroud Jr. and Harry Stroud; and a sister, Louise Stroud.

Survivors: a special nephew, Harry K. Stroud and wife Irene of Mocksville; great-nieces and great-nephew, Sandy Yamane (David), Teresa Colbert and Phillip Colbert (Zelda); and several other great-nieces and great-nephews; and many friends.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, April 22 at First Baptist Church, with the Revs. Tiffany Seaford and Jacob Lambert officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Cemetery. The family received friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

Memorials: First Baptist, 390 N. Main St., Mocksville; or Davie Community Foundation, PO Box 546, Mocksvill, MEMO: Louise Stroud & Jessie Hinkle Scholarship.