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Michael Hines, Sr.

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Funeral Service for Mr. Michael Timothy Hines, Sr. will be conducted 1:00 PM Saturday, January 23, 2021 at J. O. & Annette Smith Memorial Chapel, 307 South Johns Street, Florence, South Carolina. Interment will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens, directed by Smith Funeral Home of Florence, LLC.

Mr. Michael Timothy Hines, Sr. was born to Reverend Mack T. Hines, Jr. and Gladys Jackson Hines on Sunday, April 18, 1976 in Florence, South Carolina.

Michael was the second son raised in Florence, South Carolina, graduated from Wilson High School Class of 1994.

He attended Morris College in Sumter, South Carolina, worked at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, South Carolina, and Honda of South Carolina in Timmonsville, South Carolina.

He was member of Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Mullins, South Carolina, under the leadership of his father, Reverend Dr. Mack T. Hines, Jr., where he sung on the Male Chorus.

Michael was a quiet loving young man. He loved his son, Michael Hines, Jr. and was very close to his mother, Gladys, whom he shared many intimate moments.

Michael is survived by his son, Michael T. Hines, II, his parents; two brothers, Mack T. Hines, III. (Kathryn) and Gregory Hines (Renita); his Granny, Susana Hines; a niece, Aiyana Hines; a nephew, Nycere Hines; two aunts, Susie Cannon and Bettie McNeil (Phillip); two uncles, Roosevelt Dudley (Judy) of Elizabethtown, North Carolina and Samson Hines of Florence, South Carolina; four sisters, Mya Gunter, Nsombia Gunter, Sharima Gunter, and Niambi Lacy (Jermain); and a host of cousins and friends.

Public viewing will be held 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Friday, January 22, 2021 at J.O. & Annette Smith Memorial Chapel, 307 South Johns Street, Florence, South Carolina, 29506.

Please keep the family of Michael Timothy Hines, Sr. In your thoughts and prayers.



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I was deeply saddened to hear about Michael's transition. We often played together as little kids. He was always such a quiet and humble person. I will be praying for your strength and comfort in the days ahead. Sincerely, Tawanna Martin Rose.

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Rev. Hines & Mrs. Gladys Hines, Sending you love, light and comfort at this time. You and your family will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers. Sarah Ford & Family

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Dr. and Mrs. Mack T. Hines & Family our heart saddened for your loss. Please find comfort knowing you are in our prayers. (Ms. Audrey Davis & Dr. Lurma Swinney)

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To Reverend Hines, Mrs. Hines and Family. We are so saddened to hear about the loss of your son. Please know you and the family are in our prayers. Prayer for fond memories and God's protection, Anginetta(Net) Jordan and Mom, Annie Ruth David

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Pastor Hines, Mrs. Gladys and family you have my heartfelt sympathy for the passing of your son Michael. May God's love envelop you, and grant you peace and comfort during this difficult time. With love, Sherry Jones and Family

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Terry S. Davis and family

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Pastor Hines and First Lady Gladys Hines and Family we extend our deepest sympathy in the passing of your son Michael. May you be comforted in God's abiding love during this time of bereavement. Rev Randolph and Linda Ellerbe

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Dr. and Mrs. Mack T. Hines & Family my heart saddened for your loss. Please find comfort knowing you are in our prayers. Your classmate - Ella Franks McAllister and Family.

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Pastor Hines and First Lady Hines As you and your family go through this difficult time know that Jesus walks with you. Praying for comfort for your family. Linda Godfrey

Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

To Dr. Mack and Gladys Hines, our deepest sympathy on the loss of your son Michael. We pray for comfort during this difficult time. - Sincerely, Ronnie and Carolyn Robinson and family.

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