HERNANDO

David Webster Pinion Jr., 77, passed away Dec. 7, 2018. He was retired engineer for the railroad, a U.S. Navy Veteran, member of Hernando Masonic Lodge #51 and past president of the DeSoto Shrine Club in Nesbit. David is survived by his wife, Kelly Bidwell of Hernando; children, Deborah Pinion Ellzey (Clyde) of Southaven, Ronald Hooper (Polly) of Independence, Stacy Kay Reeves (John) of Byrum; sister, Cookie Pinion Grant of Texas; brothers, Joe Pinion of Dekalb, Ill. and Billy Pinion of Batesville; grandchildren, Samantha Gean Pretti, Charlene Jaclyn Ellzey and Jason Douglas Ellzey and great-grandchildren, Abigail Pretti, Adelynn Pretti and Emilie Pretti. He was preceded in death by his parents, David W. Pinion Sr. and Elsie Pinion and sister, Evelyn Pinion Daniel. Service was at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 at Hernando Funeral Home with the family receiving friends beginning at 2 p.m.