heya from Ohio, formerly(and originally) from Lansing, MI!
Plus size hanging is absolutely doable and several hangers on here are seasoned hanging vets.
Dont' be affraid to ask questions and there's tons of people on here who'll be able to help you and I'm sure they wont hesitate to do just that.
Also check out Shugs Beginner hammock vids on youtube. An entire degrees worth of a hammock education.
Glad to have you and happy hanging