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HINSON, Jon Clifton, a Representative from Mississippi; born in Tylertown, Walthall County, Miss.,
March 16, 1942; attended the Walthall County public schools; B.A., University of Mississippi,
1964; United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1964-1970; aide to United States Representative
Charles Griffin of Mississippi, 1968-1973; aide to United States Representative Thad Cochran of
Mississippi, 1973-1977; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-sixth and to the Ninety-seventh
Congresses (January 3, 1979-April 13, 1981); resigned on April 13, 1981; died on July 21, 1995,
in Silver Spring, Md.; remains were cremated.