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Dorothy Nell (King) Hines

October 1, 1926 ~ July 28, 2017 (age 90)

Dorothy Nell Hines, 90 of McHenry, passed away peacefully at her home Friday, July, 28, 2017. She was born October 1, 1926 to the late Larn and Rosie Embry King. Dorothy grew up in Echols and attended school at Happy Hollow until the 8th grade. In 1944, Dorothy married the love of her life, the late Elmer Clyde Hines. The couple had a beautiful twenty-nine year marriage, where they resided in McHenry and raised seven children.

Dorothy was a woman built of strength, patience, and kindness. She had a great love for animals, but nothing compared to the love she had for her family. Dorothy loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved being surrounded by her family and friends.

Dorothy was blessed with seven children, Samuel Hines of McHenry,KY, Patty Adams(Loren) of Maui, Hawaii, the late Steven Hines, the late Harlan Glenn Hines, Deborah McCaney (Tony Dunn) of Lexington, KY, Doloros Faye Dockery(Estil) of Beaver Dam, KY and Johnnie Hines of McHenry, KY. Dorothy adored her eleven grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. She loved each one dearly, she left us with a life full of beautiful memories that each of us will cherish forever. She will be missed by all that knew and loved her.

"Therefore you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you. “ John 16:22

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with Rev. Cleatus Bowman officiating. Burial will follow at Render Memorial Cemetery in McHenry. Friends may visit with the family of Mrs. Dorothy Nell Hines from 5-8 P.M. Monday and 9 A.M. until the time of service Tuesday at the funeral home.

Online messages of condolence may be left for Mrs. Hines’ family by visiting her memorial tribute at

 Service Information

July 31, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Funeral Service
August 1, 2017

1:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Interment following funeral service
August 1, 2017

Render Memorial Cemetery
Hwy 62 West
McHenry, KY 42354

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