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Alex Hinds

Alex Hinds

Alex Hinds, age 26, of Quincy, died on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 in Blessing Hospital.
He was born on March 16, 1991, the son of Stephen N. and Paula (Schaffer) Hinds.

Alex was a painter and drywaller and attended Quincy Beauty Academy and John Wood Community College. He was a sports enthusiast. He had played basketball for Quincy Comets and Liberty Eagles. Alex loved his music and playing with his kids.

In addition to his parents, Stephen and Paula Hinds, he is also survived by:
Autumn Owsley, his girlfriend and mother of his children, Mason and Malina Hinds; grandparents: Herschel and Harlene Hinds of Quincy, Sandy Schaffer of Quincy and Ron Schaffer of Wataga, IL.

He was preceded in death by his great-grandmother and great-grandfather, Thelma and Paul Schaffer; great-grandmother and great-grandfather, Celesta and Melvin Wendling; and great- grandmother Mary Hinds.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the Grandview Church at 10th & Cedar. A private burial is planned. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 3:00 p.m. until time of the services. Memorials may be made to the Grandview Church. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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From:
Amy Anderson
Quincy, IL
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Our thoughts are with the family during this difficult time. The world will shine a little less bright without Alex. He was a special young man that I was privileged to get to know.
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Angie "Boren" Cookson
Quincy, IL
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Prayers for the family. I am so incredibly sorry to hear this. My heart just breaks. Praying for strength to get through this difficult time.
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Mike Rabe
Ursa, IL
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Stephen & Paula, So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for your family.
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Shelly
Quincy, IL
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No words can take away the pain of your loss. I will never forget Alex. I know the love he had for his children and his family and what each one of you meant to him. My deepest sympathy. Praying for all of you.
From:
Cindy Sprinkle
Quincy, IL
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Love and prayers for your family, I am thinking of you hugs
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Craig Rupert
Richmond, VA
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Paula, Sandy and family, my heart goes out to you for your loss. Thinking of you all and sending my love and sympathy to you.
From:
Desiree
Quincy, IL
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I’m sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to your family may God be with you...
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Bill & Mona Boren
Quincy, IL
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There are no words to express our heartfelt sorrow and sympathy. We are keeping you and Alex's young family in our prayers.
From:
Tina Ragar Gooding
Quincy, IL
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Nonie, I was so sorry to hear about your nephew. My deepest sympathy to your and all of your family.
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Dwain Preston
Quincy, IL
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Dear Hinds Family--
I was so sorry to read about this in the paper. He must have been born about the time we were next-door neighbors to Herschel and Harlene. I was unable to be there for the visitation and funeral. Please accept my condolences.