Willie Thomas Vines Jr.

Published 5:39 pm Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Willie Thomas Vines Jr., 68, passed away Feb. 2.

He was born in Clanton on July 20, 1946, but was a long-time resident of Birmingham.

The owner of Vines Vending, Inc., Vines was a member of Lakeside Baptist Church and the Elks Lodge.

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He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Thomas Vines Sr. and Betty Hannah Maxwell Vines.

Survivors include Vines’ wife of 49 years, Vicki Jolynn Edwards Vines; daughter, Melisa Lynn Vines Liddell; daughter, Bonnie Michelle Vines Ganser (Gregory Owen Ganser); son-in-law, Scott Liddell; granddaughters, Alexandria Lynn Liddell and Abigal Grace Liddell; brother, Denny Maxwell Vines (Brenda Vines) and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Visitation will be one hour before the 1 p.m. Celebration of Vines’ life on Feb. 6, at Ridout’s Southern Heritage Funeral Home in Pelham. Burial will be at Southern Heritage Cemetery in Pelham.

A written tribute for Vines Jr.

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