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Lynda Christine Hines, 68

Lynda Christine Hines, 68, of Sparta passed away Friday, Nov. 16, at Saint Thomas Highlands Hospital in Sparta.

Born Monday, Oct. 30, 1950 in McMinnville, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Lee and Mary Deltress Rankhorn Spakes. Survivors include son Charlie Ray Hines of Sparta, daughter Mary Ann Nabors (Tony) of McMinnville, brothers Donald Lee Spakes of Florida, Ronny Spakes of Rock Island, Dudley Spakes (Ruth) of Sparta, three grandchildren Aaron Comer, Adam Spaulding, Patrick Spaulding, and several nieces, nephews, family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband Clinton Ray Hines, daughter Kimberly Lee Spaulding, sisters Charlie Mae Norris, Patricia Ann Richardson, and Della Faye Spakes, and one grandchild Shelby LeAnn Comer.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 21, 2018