Mr. Richard Steve Hines
Mr. Richard Steve Hines, age 71, passed gently from this world on Feb. 27, 2013, from complications of heart and lung disease.
Steve was born Jan. 9, 1942, of strong East Newnan Village stock and was the son of the Late Van L. “Doc” Hines Jr. and Chloe Phillips Hines.
He graduated from Newnan High School in 1960 and served four years in the United States Navy. Possessed of a strong work ethic instilled in him by his parents, he worked for Delta Airlines for 29 years as a parts foreman.
Following his retirement from Delta, he worked for Playtex International and later for E.G.O. North America.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Evelyn Wright Hines; his sons, Jeff (and Melissa) Hines, Phil (and Miachele) Hines. His brother is Mickey Hines. He was a proud grandfather to Heather (Zach) Heinberg, Drew Hines, Scott Hines, Connor Hines and Chloe Hines.
Funeral arrangements are by McKoon Funeral Home at 38 Jackson Street, where the family will receive friends on Saturday, March 2 beginning at noon. The memorial service for Steve will be held in the McKoon Funeral Home chapel at 2 p.m. Pastor Danny Wilson and Pastor Barry Shoemake will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made in Steve’s memory to American Lung Association, 2492 Spring Road, Smyrna, GA 30080.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.mckoon.com .

McKoon Funeral Home, 770-253-4580


More Obituaries

Mr. John Ferguson Jr.

Mr. John Ferguson Jr. of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 in his home. A graveside service will be held at the Grantvi ... Read More


Mrs. Rudean Durrah King

Mrs. Rudean Durrah King age 77, of Newnan, passed on Thursday, September 18, 2014, at her residence. Celebration of Life service will be hel ... Read More


Mrs. Martha Frances Overby West

Mrs. Martha Frances Overby West, age 81, of Newnan, GA, completed her life's journey on September 18, 2014, secure in the knowledge that she ... Read More


Mrs. Vanza Henderson

Mrs. Vanza Lou Henderson died peacefully surrounded by her family and friends on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Piedmont Fayette Hospital.  ... Read More


Mr. Arthur Daniel 'AD' Camp

Mr. Arthur Daniel “AD” Camp, 90, of Locust Grove, went home to be with the Lord on Sept. 17, 2014, at Emory University Hospital ... Read More

Mrs. Sandra Elaine Walker Waddell

Mrs. Sandra Elaine Walker Waddell, 66, of Warm Springs, GA, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Funeral servic ... Read More