Robert Gaines

EAST LIVERPOOL — Robert J. “Joe” Gaines, 72, of East Liverpool, passed away suddenly, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at Trinity Hospital in Steubenville.

Born, Feb. 24, 1946, in East Liverpool, he was a son of the late George and Ruth Cain Gaines.

He was a Christian by faith and he attended the Friday night services at the Way Station.

He is survived by his wife Bertha Thrasher Gaines of East Liverpool, daughter, Teresa Martin of East Liverpool; and by his 4 sisters.

No services are planned at this time and the Arner Funeral Chapel are handling these arrangements.