Nellie M. Hinton, 82 of Marianna and formerly of Panama City, passed away April 10, 2018. Nellie was born March 6, 1936 in Concord, FL to Henry Alex and Juanita E. (Poppell) Ferrell and moved to Panama City in 1972 coming from Oscoda, MI. She was united in marriage on October 13, 1956 to her husband, Frank Hinton who preceded her in death in 2012. She is also preceded in death by her brother, James Ferrell. Nellie is a graduated of Havanna High School and was Pentecostal by faith having been a member of Hinson Assembly. Later in life, Nellie became a Charter Member of Straightway Christian Ministries where with her love and talent for music, she became its music director. Professionally, Nellie was employed as Deputy Clerk with the Bay County Courts until her retirement. She is survived by her children, Dennis Ray Hinton of San Diego, CA; Brenda Ann Taylor and husband, Dwayne of Marianna; Marjorie Lynn Hinton of Panama City; her five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Graveside funeral services will take place 10 am Thursday at Evergreen Memorial Gardens with Revs. Sammy and Sandra Stewart officiating.