Dateline: January 26, 2006
Funeral services for John
Clarence Hill, age 70, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday,
January 24, 2006, in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley with Rev. Bryan Knowles,
retired Baptist Minister from Clarendon, officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mr. Hill died Sunday,
January 22, 2006, in Amarillo. He
was born August 2, 1935, in Hedley and was a resident of Fritch before
moving to Amarillo 32 years ago. He
married Hazel Younger Myers in 1973 at Hedley.
He had farmed and was in the grocery business before becoming
employed at Affiliated Foods and retiring in 1993.
He was a member of the Moose Lodge in Amarillo and the First United
Methodist Church in Hedley.
He was preceded in
death by his parents, Clarence Noel and Blanche Irene Leach Hill; his wife
in 1998; and a brother, Jimmy Hill in 2004.
Survivors include two
step daughters, Vanessa Bell and Pam Drum, both of Lubbock; a step son,
Maurice Myers of Amarillo; three sons, Billy Hill of Amarillo, Bobby Hill
of Sunray, and Tommy Hill of Albuquerque, New Mexico; his step mother,
Merle Hill of Sunray; two sisters, Janiece Guffee of Floydada and Claudine
Keisling of Sunray; two brothers, Mike Hill and Max Hill, both of Sunray;
14 grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.
The family requests
memorials be made to Rowe Cemetery in Hedley.
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