We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home
Earl Jackson Hines (83) of Smithfield, PA passed away at home surrounded by his family on September 13, 2022. Earl was born February 27, 1939 to Earl Francis and Olive (Friend) Hines in Bowood, PA.
Earl is survived by his wife of 60+ years, Diana Jean (Robinson) Hines; sisters, Cleo Steele and Joyce Geletka; sons, Derrick (Beth) and Dean (Cheryl); daughters, Dayna High (Jerry) and Danielle Hartsock (Jared); grandchildren, Ryan, Emily, Mallory, Morgann, Mason, Micah, Rebecca, Abigail, Fletcher, Carter and Delaney; and ten great grandchildren. Earl was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Paul and Willard; and sisters Mable Collins, Betty Roberts, and Reba Roberts.
Earl was a graduate of Masontown High School class of ‘57’ and a former long-time employee of the former Fike’s Dairy servicing the Masontown and Greene County areas for 35+ years. He was a longtime member and servant of Mount Moriah Baptist Church. Earl will always be remembered by his children and grandchildren for the countless hours he spent with them.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Amedisys Hospice Care and their wonderful caregivers Rhianna, Trish, and Penny. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a memorial donation be made to Mount Moriah Christian School, 30 Church St, Smithfield, PA 15478.