Dateline: August 7, 2008

Ross Bryan Hill, 73, died Wednesday, July 23, 2008, in Amarillo.

Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 26, 2008, in the First Baptist Church in Clarendon with Rev. Derwin Comer, of Wellington and Rev. Roger Smith, Pastor of the Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon, officiating. Burial followed at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.

Ross was born March 14, 1935, in Sunset, Texas, to Olen T. and Nola Beatrice Lorrance Hill. He married Robbie Lou Johnson on June 12, 1959, in Clarendon. He had been a lifetime resident of Clarendon before moving to Amarillo two years ago. He was a member of the Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Nolen Hill and Orin Lee Hill; a sister, Nita Fancher; and a grandson, Michael Harlan.

Survivors include his wife, Robbie Hill of Amarillo; a son, Bryan Hill and wife Tina of Amarillo; a daughter, Millie Barnett and husband Keith of Amarillo; a brother, Ralph Hill of Clarendon; four grandchildren, Tristan Hill of Dallas, Tashina Roper of Calif., Lesley Lemons of Amarillo, and Robby Barnett of Amarillo; two great grandchildren, and two great grandchildren on the way.

The family requests that memorials be to Citizens Cemetery Association, PO Box 983, Clarendon, Texas 79226 or Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon.

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