Gary was a native of Carter County. He was a truck driver with Hicks Trucking Company, Elk Park, N.C.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Grace Stanley Vines.
Survivors include two sons, Brandon Vines, of the home, and Marcus Hill, Elizabethton; a granddaughter, Ashton Rae Hill; his father, Norman Vines, Elizabethton; a sister, Missy Chase and husband Michael, Jonesborough; and a brother, Michael Vines, of the home. Several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
It was his wish to be cremated and no services are planned. Condolences to the Vines family may be e-mailed to email@example.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.