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Esther Bell Hines

June 27, 1952 ~ June 13, 2022 (age 69)


Esther B. Hines was born in Haywood, Tennessee on June 27, 1952 to Lester Hines, and Vida Wilkes. Esther was the first of 11 children.

She grew up in Brownsville, Tennessee where she attended school. She was raised up in the church at an early age and then move to Cleveland, Ohio where she attended greater friendship Baptist Church it was a choir member.

Esther worked for Cleveland public schools as a lunch aide for many years, then moved up to a custodian position where she retired. She loved going places, just get on the bus and go, she loves spending time with her grandkids and working in her yard. She enjoyed life. Next line Esther was an incredible mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by both parents, Lester Hines, and Viola Wilkes; son, Michael Hines; sisters, Gloria Wilkes, Clara Robinson, and Loistine Wilkes;Brother, James Wilkes, Curious Hines and niece, Latoya Payton.

She leaves to cherish her memory two sons, Daniel Hines, and Matthew Hines; one daughter, Shawn; her sister Sue, and brothers, William, Gilliand, Lester, Silvester, and Perry, Mory, Arnette, Darlene, Robert, Lynn, and Lester Jr.; seven grandchildren, Nadia, tayjua, Tyshawn, Trevin, Tashiona, and Travon; one great granddaughter, Akina; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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June 24, 2022

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Watson's Funeral Home
10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44106

Funeral Service
June 27, 2022

11:00 AM
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10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44106
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