William Benjamin “Bill” Caines: Tabor City

1946 – 2021

     William Benjamin “Bill” Caines of Tabor City died Friday, March 12, in Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center, Whiteville. He was 74.

     Born Dec. 29, 1946 in Loris, he was the son of the late Orian Olene Caines and Virginia Cartrette Caines.

     He is survived by his wife, Rose James Caines of Winston Salem; a son, Rev. Jimmy W. Caines and wife Tansy of Evergreen; a daughter, Marie Caines Sellers and husband Billy of Tabor City; a step daughter, Michelle McKeithan of Tabor City; three brothers, Jerry Caines of Tabor City, Dexter Caines of Pauline, South Carolina, Dean Caines of Goldsboro; nine grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Timmy B. Caines; and two brothers, Spencer Caines and Sammy Caines.

     A memorial service will be held at a later date.

     Memorial contributions may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, NC 28472.

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