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Eloise Hines

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Funeral service for Mrs. Eloise G. Hines will be conducted Monday, November 30, 2020 at 12 Noon, at J. O. & Annette Smith Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow in the Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery, directed by Smith Funeral Home of Florence.

Mrs. Eloise Gibbs Hines was born the daughter of Boston Hughee and Thelma Gibbs in Pamplico, SC, January 18, 1935. She died Thursday, November 26, 2020 after an illness.

At an early age she attended the public schools of Pamplico. She decided later in life to finish obtaining her education thus becoming a graduate of Wilson High School.

A hard worker most of her life, she did domestic work early in her life and finally landing her dream job working in the daycare field until her retirement.

Eloise met and married the love of her life the late Cato M. Hines for over 60 years. To this union, she became the mother of three sons. Robert (Viola) Hines, Randy Hines, and Randolph “Rudy” (Shirley) Hines. She was a loving and devoted person to her family and her friends.

She was proceeded in her death by her husband Cato, as well as her sons Randy (Skip) and Robert. She also was preceded in death by a devoted sister Lucille Boatwright as well as a brother Alphonso Gibbs.

Left to cherish her memory is one son Randolph “Rudy” (Shirley) Hines; one brother Boston Gibbs of Delaware; one granddaughter Tracy Hines of Elgin, S.C.; one grandson Robert Hines Jr. of Quinby, S.C.; one great-granddaughter Zykeria Hines of Quinby, S.C. and one great great-grand. She will truly be missed by her family, as well as her extended family, friends and love ones.

Family viewing will be one hour prior to the service.

Please keep the family of Eloise Gibbs Hines in your thoughts and prayers.

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Treaver Keith & Family sends condolences to the family of Eloise Hines.

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Praying for the family during this difficult time.

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

With profound and deep sorrow,in the passing of Ms.Eloise,so many fond and loving memories l will always cherish. Audrey D. McClain

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss your family are in our prayers. Tyrena Smith

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We send condolences to the Hines family. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.(Ms. Audrey Davis & Dr. Lurma Swinney..sisters)

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

My condolence to the Family you are are in our prayers from the Gibbs family

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about the passing of Mrs. Eloise. She kept my twin boys years ago at Cherished Child Daycare. She has always so happy and cheerful. She and Mrs. Annie were quite a team! My boys loved them and so did I.

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

To the Hines family my family and I are truly sorry for your lost, Aunt Eloise will be truly missed by all Revelation 21:4 says and "He (Jehovah) will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more."She will be Missed. Michelle Gibbs Heath and Family

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Sending my condolences to the Hines family.So sorry for your lost she will truly be missed .A comfort scripture to keep in mind. John 5:28-29 .The hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.to a resurrection of life .My dad BJ will truly miss her.You are in my prayers.Felicia Gibbs &Family from Delaware

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Sending my condolences to the Hines family, I am truly sorry for what you are going through, You are in my prayers. Lekeicha Gibbs-Williams of Delaware

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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