Thursday, May 9, 2013 — Dorothy Ellen Simpson Hines, age 93, formerly of Dennis Road, Albemarle, died at 5:35 a.m. Wednesday May 8, 2013, in Bethany Woods Nursing Center, Albemarle, N.C.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Porter Baptist Church, Norwood, N.C. Rev. Frank Ingram and Dr. Kinney Wallace will officiate and burial will be in Simpson Cemetery, Norwood, N.C.
The family will receive friends at Stanly Funeral Home, Albemarle, on Friday, May 10, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. The body will remain at the funeral home until taken to the church to lie in state 30 minutes prior to the hour of the service.
Born March 23, 1920, in Stanly County, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Adam Brack Simpson and Pattie Goodman Simpson.
She was a homemaker and the last charter member of Calvary Baptist Church in Norwood.
Mrs. Hines was married to the late John Claude Hines who preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, Alvin Brack Hines of Cape Carteret, N.C.; one brother, Noah Kirk Simpson of Lake Worth, Texas; one sister, Eunice Marie Barringer of Charlotte, N.C.; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospice of Stanly County, 960 N. First St., Albemarle, NC 28001 or Gideons International, Stanly-North Camp, PO Box 585, Albemarle, NC 28002.
Stanly Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.
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