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John William (Bill) Hines

CARY, South Carolina

Dec 23, 1919 – Mar 5, 2013

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Not sure what to say?

“Nice guys don't win ball games.” Never really knew why he said that.

I will say this, he's the smartest of us all - retired at 57 and never said yes-sir again.

Born in 1919, this is a guy who reached the age of general awareness in the Great Depression. A cheese sandwich for lunch meant two pieces of bread with a 4-square of cheese cut-up and dispersed to the corners so there'd be a spec of cheese in each bite. Get the soap meant grab his Mother's old stockings with...

Dear Peggy, John, Tom, Julia and Robert.....

Have you read the poem The Dash? follow the link below to read this poem.

Sid and I are proud to be part of Bill's Dash....he
was a remarkable man and will be missed...

Sending love and hugs
Mason and Sid

We both know what it is to loose a father, however, what a blessing it was for you to have him in your life for such a long time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time and always. May your memories comfort you through life!

Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Annabelle & Bill


John's Obituaries

John William Hines (Bill), age 93, born in Florence, SC, December 23, 1919, passed away March 5, 2013, in Cary, NC. He was preceded in death by sister Mildred, brother Manley, and is survived by his wife of 68 years, Julia Reade Hines (Peggy), four children, John W. Hines JR (Anne, H.), Thomas R....

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