James Edward Hinson, 80, of Ottumwa, died Feb. 18, 2012, at Hospice House.
He was born March 20, 1931, in Ottumwa, to Dr. Clifford J. and Alice I. Dornsife Hinson.
He married Lois Elliott.
Survivors include his wife, Lois of Ottumwa; one son, Dr. Dennis A. Hinson of Clinton; one daughter, Linda Tuller of Ottumwa; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Dr. Robert Hinson and Charles Hinson.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ottumwa Cemetery; with Rev. Bill Hornback officiating.
Family will greet friends at Robertson-Jay Funeral Home Tuesday from 10 a.m. until service time.
Memorials may be made to Hospice House or Heartland Humane Society.