Dateline: April 4, 2002
services for Roland Quentin “Ronnie” Hill, age 62, were held at 2:00
p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2002, in the First Baptist Church in Clarendon
with Rev. Terry Tamplen, Pastor of the Kingswood United Methodist Church
in Amarillo, and Rev. Bryan Knowles, Pastor of the Community Fellowship
Church in Clarendon, officiating. Burial
was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Directors, Inc., in Clarendon.
Hill died Tuesday, March 26, 2002, in Amarillo. He was born August 12, 1939, in Lakeview, Hall County, and
had been a resident of Clarendon most of his life.
He married Barbara Sue Alexander on September 25, 1998, at
Clarendon. He was employed by Hommel Mobil Company for several years and
then had worked for Wallace Monument Company for the past 30 years. He was a former long time member of the Clarendon Jaycees and
of the Clarendon Volunteer Fire Department. He was an avid golfer and was
a member of the First Baptist Church in Clarendon.
was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Cochran, on July 1, 1988.
include his wife, Barbara Sue Hill of Clarendon; his parents, Nolen Hill
of Clarendon and Leota and Ned Gibbs of Hereford; two daughters, Kristal
Hooten of Carizozo, New Mexico, and Tina Hook of Amarillo; five sons,
Kelly Hill of Clarendon, Kyle Hill of Clarendon; Russell Alexander of
Roaring Springs, Casey Alexander of Amarillo; and Stacey Alexander of
Amarillo; one step sister, Jeannie Owens of Clarendon; two step brothers,
Leon Gibbs of Amarillo and Milton Gibbs of Lubbock; and eight
bearers were Johnny Floyd, Eddie Baker, Earl Ford, Owen Johnson, Redell
Johnston, John Magnum, Joe Mike Yankie, Jimmy Riley, and Claude DeBord.
Honorary bearers were members of the Clarendon High School Class of
1957 and employees of Wallace Monument Company.
family requests that memorials be to the Clarendon Volunteer Fire
Department, PO Box 364, Clarendon, TX 79226 or to the Clarendon Emergency
Medical Services, PO Box 1240, Clarendon, TX 79226.
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