Angus Irving Hines Jr.

Published 8:12 pm Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Angus Irving Hines Jr., 96, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. Born in Suffolk, he was the son of the late Lois H. and Angus I. Hines Sr.

Mr. Hines was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church, where he had served as chairman of the property, fellowship and ushering committees and was a member of the finance committee. He was a member of the Norfolk Rotary Club, the Quiet Birdmen-Norfolk hangar and the Nansemond River Power Squadron. During World War II, he was a radioman in the Merchant Marines.

He was a past president of the Suffolk Rotary Club and the Suffolk Flying Club and had served in the past on the boards of the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, Crestar Bank-Suffolk Advisory, Suffolk School Board and Suffolk Planning Commission.

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Mr. Hines was past president of the Virginia Petroleum Jobbers Association, the Virginia Oil Men’s Association, former board member of the Tidewater Oil Heat Association, the Virginia Oil Fuel Institute and served two terms as national committee chairman of the Petroleum Marketers Association of America and served two terms on the Shell Oil, National Jobber Council.

Mr. Hines will be remembered as a remarkable person who was extraordinarily generous. He was an animal lover and an enthusiastic yachtsman with a special love for his yacht “The Sentry.”

Survivors include his daughters, Ann Russell Mauer, of Virginia Beach, Marilyn H. Stulb, of Charlotte, N.C.; sons, A. McCollum Hines, of Suffolk and Angus I. Hines III, of Carrollton; and grandchildren, Eleanor Anne Osteen (Tyler), of Charleston, S.C., and Genevieve Stulb, of Washington, D.C.

A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in Main Street United Methodist Church by the Rev. Rich Meiser. Burial will be private at Holly Lawn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Suffolk Foundation, 110 W. Finney Ave. Suite 100, Suffolk, VA 23434. Condolences may be registered at