Mr. Robert Howard Hines, age 59, of Trion, GA died Thursday, April 15, 2010 at Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Mr. Hines was born March 28, 1951 in Trion, GA, the son of the late Jesse and Maudie Davis Hines. He was preceded in death by a sister, Irene Hines and brothers, DougHines and Grady Hines.

Survivors include his wife, Christine Hines; sons and daughter-in-law, Robert Lee Jr. and Mary Kay Hines and Jimmy Lee Hines Burrage; sisters, Gaynell Thornton, Shirley Logan, and Carolyn Allen; step-grandchildren, Rebecca Kay Crowe and Charles Crowe.

Graveside and interment services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Sunday, April 18, 2010 at Ami Cemetery with Rev. John Mann officiating. Active pallbearers will be Terry Crowe, Steven Crowe, William Smith, Reubin Brock, Jackie Geralds, and Bradley Clayton. Honorary pallbearer will be Dewey Padgett.

Mr. Hines will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p. m Sunday, April 18, 2010