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Barbara Hawthorne Hines

Barbara Carolyn Hawthorne Littlefield Hines, 76, resident of 16 Haynes St. widow of Julian Ray Hines passed away Thursday Dec. 12, 2013 at her home.

Born in Chicago, IL she was a daughter of the late Claude Thomas Hawthorne and Ruth Foster Hawthorne.

Barbara was twice married first to the late James Tyree Littlefield.

Barbara received her BA Degree from The University of South Carolina. She served in a number of capacities before her retirement she was the Executive Assistant of the Abbeville County Development Board and a supervisor for the U.S. Census and retired as a Retail Sales Associate. Barbara was very active in community activities where she was a former State winner in Home Improvement with the 4-H Club, a member of the Wildflower Garden Club, member of the Delta Zeta Sorority, a 50 year member of the John Frances Gray Chapter of the Eastern Star where she was a past Worthy Matron. She was a member of Abbeville First Baptist Church and the Fidelis Sunday School Class. Barbara enjoyed the simple things in life like flower gardening, vegetable gardening, reading, studying genealogy and most importantly enjoying time with her precious grandchildren. She would most like to be remembered for doing the best she could!

Survivors include three sons Douglas Tyree Littlefield (Ann) of Anderson, SC, Steven Claude Hines (Jennifer) of Due West, SC and Philip Raymond Hines (Joanne) of Lewisville, NC; four step-sons Robert Allen Hines (Rhonda), David Thomas Hines, James Steven Hines (Sandra) and Jerry Richard Hines (Shirlene) all of Pauline, SC; one step-daughter Mary Nell Hines (Ann'dra) of Inman, SC; 9 grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren and 11 step-great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her brother, James William Hawthorne; sister, Claudia Joan Hawthorne; and step-sons, William River Hines and John Michael Hines.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday Dec. 16, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Daryl Hawthorne officiating. The burial will follow in Long Cane Cemetery with Eastern Star Rites. The family is at the home of her son Mr. & Mrs. Steven Hines 16 Haynes St. Due West, SC.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 PM Monday afternoon prior to services at the funeral home.

Memorials in memory of Barbara may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont 408 West Alexander Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646.

Online condolences may be made to the Hines family by visiting www.chandlerjacksonfh.com



Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Monday, December 16, 2013
12:30 until 1:30 PM


Funeral Home
Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Monday, December 16, 2013
2:00 PM


Long Cane Cemetery
184 Hwy 20
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

Memorial Contributions

Hospice of the Piedmont
408 West Alexander Ave
Greenwood, SC 29646

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Doug, Ann, Samuel and other family members,Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. We pray that God would comfort each one in the way that is most needful to each individual. Doug, Ann and Samuel, your Oakwood family loves you.Sincerest Sympathy, Jim and Christie DanielOakwood Baptist Church, Anderson, SC

Jim and Christie Daniel Dec 16 2013 12:00 AM

We were saddened when we heard about Barbara's death. Please know that all of the family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Richard and Joyce Strawhorn Dec 15 2013 12:00 AM

Dear Barbara"s Family,My heart is sad for I have lost a dear friend, but I'm so happy to know she is whole again and not struggling. Our Eastern Star times together were special. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers; sorry I can't be with you at the services.Love, Lee Murphy

Lee Murphy Dec 15 2013 12:00 AM

May God comfort you all in peace. Thinking of you all.Love, Susan Hilley

Susan Hilley Dec 13 2013 12:00 AM