Steven Douglas “Steve” Haines, 71, of Lake Royale passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015. He was born November 20, 1943 in Chicago, IL to the late Herman Harold Haines and Helen Virginia Waddell Young. For many years he was a self-employed contractor, specializing in many areas of construction. After retirement, Steve went to work with Monroe-Wallace Law Group as a Project Manager. As long as his health permitted, he was an active member of Vision Baptist Church.
A service to celebrate his life will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Vision Baptist Church, 7633 Buffaloe Road, Raleigh, 27616 with Dr. Alfred Wright officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends immediately following the service.
Surviving: wife, Ann B. Haines; children: Shannon Nipper of Lake Royale, Chris Pratt (Mandy) of Sanford; grandchildren: Rhiannon Merchant, Shay Merchant (Anna), Lily Grace Pratt; sisters: Bonnie Woodward (Dan) of Anthem, AZ, Kim Shore (Charlie) of Winston Salem, Amy Jones (Andy) of Mocksville; brother-in-law, Norman Brogden and lots of special nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his step-father, Gene Young and sister, Sherie Brogden.
The family has suggested contributions be made in his memory to Vision Baptist Church Building Fund.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.