Jerry Thomas Vines, age 83 of Indian Springs, Alabama, passed away December 3, 2012. He is survived by his wife Darlene, his three children, Jerry Patrick Vines, Scott Brannan Vines, and Sherrill Lynn Vines; Grandchildren, Tara Lynn Vines and Zachary Thomas Vines. He was a member of Meadow Brook Baptist Church and enjoyed the fellowship of the Dorsett Sunday School Class. He served in the Merchant Marines and the US Army; Jerry retired from the Birmingham Police Department as a Lieutenant in October of 1987. There will be a funeral service on Thursday December 6 at 11 o'clock at Southern Heritage Funeral Home with a visitation starting one hour prior.