News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Obituaries

December 12, 2013

George Hines

George Hines, 80, of Terre Haute, passed away with his family by his side at Union Hospital on Dec. 10, 2013. He was born in Terre Haute on March 4, 1933, to John J. Hines Sr. and Catherine Cagle Hines.

George was a lifetime member of The Marine Corps League, Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Emmaus Community. He was a member of Mount Pleasant Church and was very active in the Upward Sports Program at Mount Pleasant Church. He also was a founding member of Terre Town Little League Baseball organization.

George was a January 1952 graduate of Gerstmeyer Tech. George then volunteered for service in the US Marines during the Korean War. He served as a member of “Baker Bandits” Company B, 1st Battalion 5th Marines. He fought in several engagements, with his last being the March 1953 Battle of Nevada Cities, at Outpost Bunker Hill. There (then) PFC Hines was severely wounded. He was a disabled veteran.

George retired after 32 years at Columbia House as distribution manager in 1990.  Since then, he served as a Commissioner of the City of Terre Haute Police Merit Board. He was board president at the time of his death.  

George is survived by his wife of 54 years, Jean (Stevens); an uncle, Anthony Hines and wife Kay of Kenosha, Wis.; a brother, John J. Hines Jr. and wife Betty of Joliet, Ill.; sons, Robert J. Hines and wife Tracy of Terre Haute, Michael L. Hines and wife Vicki of Wichita, Kans., Patrick J. Hines and wife Barbara of Colorado Springs, Colo., and John C. Hines and wife Amy of Terre Haute; a niece, Deborah Umbaugh of New Lennox, Ill.; a nephew, James Hines of Joliet; grandchildren, Mathew Zehner and wife Andrea of Paris, Ill., Jennifer Ferguson and husband Kenneth of Indianapolis, Curtis Zehner and wife Kelsey of Terre Haute, Shawn Hines and wife Cassandra of Bloomington, Lora Cox and husband Nathan of Haven, Kans., Catherine Gach and husband Kyle of Georgetown, D.C., Patrick Hines of Wichita, Marcus Miller of New River, N.C., Samantha Hines of Delton, Mich., Rachel Miller of Fort Collins, Colo., Matt Miller of Colorado Springs, and Nicholas Hines of Terre Haute; and six great-grandchildren.

George was preceded in death by his parents; and his first grandson, Jacob Hines.

Services will be 1 p.m. today, Dec. 13, 2013, at Mattox Wood Funeral Home. Visitation was Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. Officiating will be Aaron Wheaton with burial at Roselawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Upward Sports Program, 3050 Davis Drive, Terre Haute, IN 47802; or EL Shaddai Emmaus, P.O. Box 6162, Terre Haute, IN 47802. Online condolences can be made at:

 www.mattoxwood.com

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • steward, john.jpg John Raymond Steward

    John Raymond Steward, 84, of Terre Haute, died Saturday, July 19, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donna Cheryl Wright

    Donna Cheryl Wright, 67, of Farmersburg, Ind., passed away July 15, 2014, in Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis, Ind.

    July 23, 2014

  • tsflag Bobbie Guy Spencer

    Bobbie Guy Spencer, 84, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., formerly of Frankfort, Ind., died Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • DEATH NOTICES: July 23, 2014

    Death Notices

    July 23, 2014

  • Allen, mary ann .jpg Mary Ann Allen

    Mary Ann Allen, 76, of Lampasas, Texas, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at Spring Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation, in Lampasas.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Barnes, deloris_Photo.jpg Deloris F. ‘Susie’ Barnes

    Deloris F. “Susie” Barnes, 92, of Terre Haute, passed away July 21, 2014.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Campbell, alma .jpg Alma Louise Campbell

    Alma Louise Campbell, 83, passed away on July 11, 2014, at Prairie Village Nursing Home, in Washington.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lawrence , max.jpg Max Duane Lawrence

    Max Duane Lawrence, 73, of West Terre Haute, passed away unexpectedly of a massive stroke at 9:15 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Union hospital, surrounded by his daughter and grandchildren.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Martin, joan .jpg Joan Martin

    Joan Martin, 83, of Terre Haute, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Union Hospital.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Noble, mary sylvia .jpg Mary Sylvia Noble

    Mary Sylvia Noble, 68, of Terre Haute, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 17, 2014, in her residence.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

Latest News
TribStar.com Poll
Front page
AP Video
Last Mass Lynching in U.S. Remains Unsolved Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball Bodies of Malaysia Jet Victims Leave Ukraine Robot Parking Valet Creates Stress-free Travel Raw: MH17 Bodies Arrive in Netherlands Disabled Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion Home-sharing Programs Help Seniors Ex-NYC Mayor: US Should Allow Flights to Israel Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead 98-Year-Old Woman Left in Parked Truck Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported Raw: Plane Lands on New York Highway Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Clinton: "AIDS-Free Generation Within Our Reach" Fighting Rages Amid Mideast Truce Push Raw: Secretary of State Kerry in Israel Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law
NDN Video
LeBron James -- Dropped $2k On Cupcake Apology ... Proceeds To Benefit Charity Snoop Dogg Says He Smoked Weed at the White House Raw: Fight Breaks Out in Ukraine Parliament Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern's Hair Shirtless Super Mario Balotelli Dances While Ironing - @TheBuzzeronFOX Whoa! Watch "Housewives" Star Do the Unthinkable LeBron apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes Justin Bieber In Calvin Klein Underwear Shoot Samsung Pre-Trolls The IPhone 6 With New Ad Jimmy Kimmel Introduces His Baby Girl Swim Daily, Nina Agdal in the Cook Islands Guilty Dog Apologizes to Baby for Stealing Her Toy Prince George Turns 1 and is Already a Trendsetter Train Collides With Semi Truck Carrying Lighter Fluid Kanye West Tells-All on Wedding in "GQ" Interview Tony Dungy Weighs in on Michael Sam Scarlett Johansson Set To Marry In August New Star Wars Episode XII X-Wing Revealed Obama: Putin must push separatists to aid MH17 probe Michigan inmates no longer allowed to wear orange due to 'OITNB'
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity
Real Estate News