Jacqueline Hodge Vines, 70, of Hampton, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013, at Johnson City Medical Center following an extended illness.
She was a native of Carter County and the daughter of the late Lawton and Della Bunton Hodge. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Hodge, and a sister, Helena Hodge Feathers.
Mrs. Vines was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She loved to laugh and enjoyed her grandchildren. She raised her children to know the love of Jesus.
Survivors include her husband, Otis Vines, of the home; three daughters, Kimberly Lyon and husband Bret, Bluff City, Melissa Crabtree and Linda Berry, both of Hampton; a son, Jason T. Vines and wife Brandi, Roan Mountain; eight grandchildren, Jared Lyon, Tyler Lyon, Jace Lyon, Molly Crabtree, Taylor Berry, Christopher Berry, Dalton Vines and Trinity Vines; and three sisters, Jean Hodge and Geraldine Banner, both of Hampton, and Susan Hirner, Lockport, Ill. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service for Mrs. Vines will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, in the Chapel of Peace at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, with Rev. John Stevens and Brother Bret Lyon officiating. Music will be under the direction of Brookside Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, prior to the service on Wednesday, or at the home of a daughter, Melissa Crabtree, 112 Mountain View Circle, in the Rittertown Community of Hampton, at anytime. The graveside service will be conducted at noon on Thursday, March 7, at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Greg Andrews, Greg Trivette, Patrick Trivette, Brian Taylor, Carl Calhoun and Michael Feathers. Honorary pallbearers will be her friends and family. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to meet at the funeral home at 11:15 a.m. Thursday to go in procession. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Vivian Clark and Dr. Jeff Farrow, Amedysis Home Health Care and Ramona Gentry of Ivy Hall Nursing Home. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book or by fax to (423) 542-9499.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the Vines family. Office: (423) 542-2232. Obituary Line: (423) 543-4917.