Hazel M. Hindman


Hazel M. Hindman, 82, of Cleveland, departed this life on Sunday, Jan. 23, 2022, at her residence with her family by her side.

Born on Oct. 4, 1939, in Knoxville to the late Mark and Annie Lee Miller, she lived most of her life in Bradley County and retired from Schering-Plough after 18 years of service.

After retirement, she worked on the family farm for many years and enjoyed cooking, spending time outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Herbie Hindman; sisters: Bea Watson, Alma Reagan,and Yvonne Casson; brothers: Clinton Miller, David Miller and Eddie Miller; and stepdaughters: Bunnie Julian and Debbie Williams.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her daughter, Diana Gaston (Alan); sons: Roger Hindman (Georgia), and Robbie Hindman (Tammy); stepson, Skeeter Hindman; sisters-in-law: Gayla Harris Miller, Elaine Miller and Evalena Miller; grandchildren: Carrie Ruth (Jacob), Corey Hindman (Katie), Casey Gaston (Christy); stepgranddaughter, Jessica Jones; five great-grandchildren and two more due in May 2022. She will be greatly missed.

The only things you can take with you when you leave this world are the things you’ve packed inside your heart, and hers were full.

A Celebration of Life and Homegoing for Hazel Marie Miller Hindman will be held at noon on Friday, Jan. 28, 2022, from the Cleveland Chapel of Companion Funeral Home, with Pastor Guinn Green officiating. Interment will follow in Candies Creek Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour on Friday.

We invite you to send a message of comfort and view the family guestbook at



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