Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home and Cremation Services

Kenneth E. Vines


Mr. Kenneth E. Vines, 82, Jonesborough, passed away Monday, July 15, 2013 at the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center.

Mr. Vines was a native of Washington County and son of the late Foster H. & Eva Lewis Vines. He was also preceded in death by sisters, Gladys Scott, Marion Palmer and Marilyn Veech and brothers, Clifford Vines and James Vines.

He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.

Mr. Vines graduated from Jonesboro High School.

He was a United States Army Master Sergeant retiring after 21 years of service. He served two tours in Germany, one tour in Korea and two tours in Vietnam where he was awarded a Bronze Star.

Survivors include his wife of 58 ½ years, Norma Jean Bennett Vines, Jonesborough; two sons and daughters-in-law, Kent & Tracy Vines, Charleston, SC and Kevin & Kim Vines, Jonesborough; grandson, Shane Vines, Charleston, SC; granddaughter, Katie Vines, Atlanta, GA; one sister, Marie Davis, Gray; and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the CLC Staff at James H. Quillen VA Medical Center, for their dedication and loving care given to Mr. Vines.

Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Allan Davis officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Thursday prior to the service.

Interment services will be conducted 10:45 am Friday, July 19, 2013 at Mountain Home National Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be family & friends.

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