Hindman Doxey, Jr. ’53

Hindman Doxey, Jr. ’53, age 80, died unexpectedly from a brain aneurysm at his home in Jackson, Miss., on Jan. 16, 2012. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Hindman and Mary Bitzer Doxey. He is survived by sisters, Sarah Doxey Greer, 2611 Lakeshire Dr., Tupelo, MS 38804-6979, Helen Doxey Tyson (Jack), and Frances Doxey Winter (Rusty). Other survivors include six nieces, one of whom is Katherine Tate of Jackson; two nephews; great-nieces; great-nephews; and seven first cousins (including, Edgar W. Francisco III ’52). Hindman was a native of Holly Springs. He attended Davidson, graduated from Ole Miss, and received his master’s degree in geology from Louisiana State University. He was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity and was a U.S. Army veteran. He retired from a career in Jackson as a geologist with CITGO Oil Company. Hindman attended North Park Presbyterian Church for many years. Among his many travels were family vacations to Montreat and annual trips to Sicily for the past 22 years.