Cecil Hutchinson

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Calvin Cecil Hutchinson, 78, died Sunday, April 21, 2019. He was born in Lincoln County on January 29, 1941 to the late Paul Russell and Opal Tankersley Hutchinson. Cecil was a graduate of Danville High School. He was a faithful member of Lexington Avenue Baptist Church. Cecil married his beloved wife, Jolene, 57 years ago on July 7, 1961. He was owner and operator of Gold\'n Guns Pawn Shop and Hutchinson\'s Body Shop for 20 years. Cecil restored two antique cars, a 29 A Model Roadster and a 35 Chevy Sedan. He was a certified scuba diver and a licensed pilot. Cecil owned two different planes. He was a black powder enthusiast and built two black powder guns. Cecil was a story teller and a man of his word. He was a proud husband, father and paw. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his daughter, Anne Calvin Hutchinson Haake and a grandson, Paxston Scott Haake. He is survived by his wife, Jolene Williams Hutchinson of Danville; a grandson, Parker William (Claudia) Haake of Raleigh, North Carolina; a brother, Paul Stuart (Marsha) Hutchinson of Danville; two sisters, Carol Prater, JoeAnn (Crit) Barnes of Danville; two sister-in-laws, Marijane Yankey of Danville and Lois Taylor of Asheville, North Carolina; a brother-in-law, Landon (Alice) Williams of Stanford and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be 11 a.m., Friday, April 26, 2019 at Lexington Avenue Baptist Church. Rev. Basil Hall and Rev. Ernest Martin will officiate. Pallbearers will be Parker Haake, Harvey Brumfield, Denny Branams, Derrik Hutchinson, Farris Mason, Bob Miller and Bernard Montgomery. Honorary pallbearers will be David Williams, Evan Hutchinson, Johnny Williams, Ray Williams, David Senn, Bernard Lester, George Smith, Marty Ryan, Mark Brown, Barry Horne and Tim Linox. Private burial. Visitation will be 4 p.m. - 8 p.m., Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Lexington Avenue Baptist Church. Memorial donations are suggested to Heritage Hospice or Lexington Avenue Baptist Capital Campaign Fund or charity of choice. Visitation:  4 p.m. - 8 p.m., Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Lexington Avenue Baptist Church Funeral service:  11 a.m., Friday, April 26, 2019 at Lexington Avenue Baptist Church Private Burial

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  1. Cecil, you were a great and longtime friend of we three brothers for 70+ years. We had many long hours of good times together. Condolences to your family and your lovely wife, Jolene, who has been a family friend for well over 75 years. You are resting well now completely void of pain and suffering. Goodbye Cecil. Us boys are happy to learn your given first name which we never knew you other by name that Cecil.

  2. Jolene and family, I have known Cecil since the old Body Shop days. Always knew him to be a kind and honest person, with a smile and friendly greeting any time I saw him. He will surely be missed by you and so many others.

  3. Dear Jolene and Parker and Claudia and family of Cecil. Our hearts are broken for you. Sending heartfelt and deepest sympathy . May God give you peace and comfort. Much love, Chuck and Nancy

  4. Remembering many good times with you , old friend, from grade school on, we had a blast. RIP and I know your in god\’s hands now.

  5. Jolene, my heart goes out to you! You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. May God hold you in his hands during this most difficult of times . Love Sandy

  6. Jolene and family, Sandy and I are so sorry for your loss. Please, know that you all are in our prayers. If, there\’s anything we can do for you all just let us know. My our heavenly father place his hand of comfort and strength on each one of you. GOD BLESS!

  7. Dear Jolene, We are so sorry! Cecil was a wonderful guy-I’m so happy you had 57 years together! I know you know my situation and will understand my absence! School will be out soon and we will catch up!! Much love! Donna, Billy & Margaret

  8. I remember Cecile as one of the \”great people\” of Danville. I first knew him after I got out of the Army in 1969. I had a minor fender bender on my car and someone told me to \”Go see Cecil.\”. I did, and the rest is some of the best history and memories that I have of a wonderful man. I will miss you Cecil and my Blessings to your family. May God comfort all who are in sorrow at this time. andy bryant

  9. Jolene, we have all lost a great friend. We know that he’s in a better place with no pain. Bless you and the family. RIP Cecil. Prayers & we love ya….

  10. Jolene im so sorry to hear the passing of cecil i know he would have hated in leaving you but i can only hope he is smiling and holding Ann now. many prayers for you. kevin

  11. Jolene we are so sorry for your loss of your husband. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.Love Billy and Linda Reed

  12. GREAT friend who will be missed by all that had the pleasure of knowing him. Thoughts and prayers to all of the family. Sending our deepest sympathy, Sincerely Bart & Barbara.

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