Loretta J. Hines, age 81 of Milo, Missouri passed away December 8th at Moore-Few Nursing Home. She was born September 1, 1941 in Barton County, Missouri to Fred and Annice (Heiskell) Fite. She grew up in Barton County, Missouri and graduated from Golden City High School in 1959.
Loretta was united in Marriage to Bobby W. Hines on October 14, 1960 at the Assembly of God Church in Lamar, Missouri and he survives at the home. After their marriage Loretta and Bob lived in Lamar and Stockton before relocating to Milo in 1972. Loretta worked as a custodian at Bryan School and later at the Fram. After leaving Fram, Loretta cleaned homes for many people in the community.
Loretta was an avid gardener and loved to can the vegetables she raised. She always kept a neat home and enjoyed working in the yard and planting flowers.
Survivors include, her husband Bob Hines of Nevada, daughter Ronnette (Joe) Wilson of Nevada, son Kevin Hines of Nevada and four grandchildren, Jessica (David) Sleezer of Olathe, Ks, Joshua Wilson of Olathe, KS, Nathan Hines of Nevada, MO and Karla Hines of Nevada MO.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Charles Fite and Ronald Fite and two sisters Naomi (Fite) Heckadon and Lois (Fite) Ogle.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor Dennis Engelbrecht officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 – 2:30 on Wednesday prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested in her name to Pentecostal Assembly or Milo Cemetery c/o Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.