Biography: Willie James Hutchinson was born August 11, 1929, to the late James Hutchinson and Ella Mae Grimes Hutchinson in Greenboro, Georgia.
In his youth, Willie attended the Georgia public school system. Willie, being adventurous and insightful, journeyed to New York City in the 1940's in hope of finding better job opportunities. He was hired at General Motors in Tarrytown, New York in 1963, where he worked for over 36 years until he retired.
Willie was married to Marguerite Scott Hutchinson. To this Union three children were born (Melvin, Linda and Shirley).
Willie will be remembered for his sense of humor, kindness and down to earth nature. He will be dearly missed by both family and friends.
Willie departed this life on March 25, 2018 (Palm Sunday) at home in the Bronx, New York. He was preceded in death by his father James Hutchinson, his mother Ella Mae Grimes Hutchinson, his sister Nora Sams, and his daughter Debbie Jones.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Marguerite Scott Hutchinson, son Melvin Hutchinson, daughters Linda Jordan (Dr. Terry) and Shirley Olajide (Jawann), 4 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, 1 great great grand child, and a host of relatives and friends.