R. L. Hill

Thursday, October 24, 2013
R. L. Hill

R.L. Hill, 93, of Marmaduke, passed away on October 16, 2013, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. He was born June 1, 1920, to the late Oscar and Delilah (Trantham) Hill. He spent his life raising his family, farming and was a Mason and a member of the Dannelly Lodge 300.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Cleva Robinson, Lois Parks, Veda Dale, Iva Mae Hill, Henrietta Dale, Mary Cooper, Freda Taylor, Raymond Hill, Melanie Hill and Quara Todd.

He is survived by his wife, Louise (Robertson) Hill; two sons and daughters-in-law, Barry and Kay Hill and Keith and Jan Hill, all of Rector; five grandchildren and their spouses, Shannon and Chris Haywood of Rector, Jessica and Michael Graham of Jonesboro, Ashley and Ben Browning of Little Rock, Amber and Kevin Murray of Piggott and Corbin and Shannon Hill of Rector and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held Saturday, October 19, 2013, at the General Baptist Church in Rector with the funeral service following. Interment was at the Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector.

The family has requested that all memorials be given to the Rector General Baptist Church. Those who wish may sign the online condolence book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com