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Dorothy  Hill Raines

Dorothy Hill Raines
  • December 16, 1940 - January 11, 2019
  • North Charleston, South Carolina

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“You were such a special person. We always felt loved when we were together. We shared a lot of good laughs with you. We will miss you.Love, ...Read More »
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“Gmama, Cherished, loved and truly missed Forever in our hearts your grandson ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Brian Hill - Summerville, SC

“I remember Dorothy's cute laugh. She was such a character...always joking around. She will surely be missed. All of you are in my thoughts & prayers...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Norma & Fred Poston - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Dorothy,I will miss your humor you will always be in my heart.Your Sister-in-law,Carol ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Carol Smoak - Pembroke Pines, FL

“My dear sister,I will always remember the times we would swing on the front porch.Until we meet again in heaven I love you always,Your dear brother ”
5 of 17 | Posted by: Richie Smoak Jr - Pembroke Pines, FL

“You were such a blessing to our family. You brought fun and laughter to everyone. We had some good times. I will always remember your caring and...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Alice Byrd - Tallahassee, FL

“I love you Nana from your peanut ,thanks you for watching be for all years and taking good care if me ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Charlie Hill 111 - Ladson, SC

“To my crazy Nana I love you so much you will be missed ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Karen Rinehart - Ladson, SC

“I knew Dorothy had been sick for some time and sorry to hear of her passing. We were raise in the same neighborhood and went to school together. I...Read More »
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Dorothy Hill Raines, 78, of North Charleston, South Carolina, wife of Ervin Raines died Friday, January 11, 2019. Her Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, January 15, 2019 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTH AREA CHAPEL, 2119 Dorchester Road at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens, 3093 Ashley River Road, Charleston. The family will receive friends Monday, January 14, 2019 in the North Area Chapel from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.

Dorothy was born December 16, 1940 in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of the late Richie Joseph Smoak Sr.and the late Mildred Wallace Smoak. She was a graduate of Chicora High School and a member of Cherokee United Methodist Church. She will be dearly missed by her family, friends and neighbors.

She is survived by two sons, Charles Edward Hill, Jr. (Karen Rinehart) of Ladson, SC and Lawrence "Richie" Hill of North Charleston, SC; two daughters, Terri Hill Owens (Greg) of Mt. Pleasant, SC and Cindy Hill Tims (Jeff) of Summerville, SC; brother, Richie J. Smoak Jr. (Carol) of Pembroke Pines, FL; sister, Julia Smoak Boykin of Dillon, SC; five grandchildren, Gregory Madison Jones II, Ashley Hill Rinehart, Brian Keith Hill, Sadie Lynn Hill and Charles Edward Hill, III; great grandson, Bishop Canady; nephew, Joseph "Joey" Boykin (Julia) of Dillon, SC; and many treasured nieces and nephews and cousins.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association SC Chapter, 2090 Executive Hall Road, Suite 130, Charleston, SC 29407.