Sarah “Jane” (Acklin) Hines, 86, passed away with her family by her side on Wednesday September 19, 2018 at IU Ball Memorial Hospital. Jane was born in Dyersburg Tennessee on June 22, 1932 to Henry and Ollie (Forne) Acklin.
Jane was a member of Glad tidings Church and was very active in social groups and bible studies. She enjoyed listening to Bluegrass and Gospel music. She was an avid Reds fan and wasn’t shy about letting the team know how they were doing. Jane loved her family, being a grandmother and great grandmother was the light of her world.
Jane is survived by her two daughters: Sharon Baker (Spencer) and Charlotte Morris, one son: Tony Hines (Beth), 8 grandchildren: Cherie Barr, Cory Stanley, Andrea Opsal, Kari McCreery, Holly Summers, Susie Pieper, Scott Hines and Jenny Harter, 3 step-grandchildren: Jenniffer Johnson, Brian Baker and Heather Sampson, 22 great grandchildren: Cole, Alex, Reid, Drew, Jake, Katie, Tyler, Emilee, Cooper, Preston, David, Elizabeth, John Jr., Josephene, Mayce, Brayde, Karmon, Dylan, Brantley, Paisley, Jaxon, Lucy Jane, several nieces and nephews, who all called her Aunt Jane their hero.
Jane is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 55 years L.H. Hines, a brother William Acklin, a sister Lillie “Aunt B” Hollis.
A funeral service for Jane will be held at Glad Tidings Church, located at 3001 S. Burlington Dr. in Muncie, on Monday September 24, 2018 at 1:00 pm. Friends may call form 11 am and until the time of service on Monday. Burial will follow at Beech Grove Cemetery in Muncie. Online condolences may be made atwww.parsonmortuary.com