William Thomas “Bill” Hill, 90, of New Hope, passed away Saturday.
Bill was born to two of the most wonderful and loving parents Sam Tilton Hill and Gracie Bell Vann Hill of the Bend of Paint Rock in New Hope, Alabama. Bill was from a very large family of twenty-one brothers and sisters. Bill had three daughters that he always referred to as his “three little girls” that he loved better than life itself. He also loved and cherished his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandson. Family was what was most important to him his whole life. Bill was also a U.S. Army veteran of WWII and was honored with a bronze star for serving his country.
In addition to his parents and siblings Bill was also preceded in death by a son, William Thomas Hill, Jr. and grandson, Bradley Guthrie.
Surviving are daughters, Kathey Hill Hamer, Deborah Hill Hollingsworth, Ann Hill (Larry) Graves and their mother, Magdalene Hornbuckle Hill, grandchildren, Todd Hamer, BJ Guthrie, Chris Hollingsworth, Tami Hamer and Eric Hollingsworth, great grandchildren, Nikki, Shelby, Bobby, Madelyne and Ava, great, great grandson, Memphis, brother, Sammie Hill, sisters, Novella Clark, Louise Warren and Ethel Payne, and many nieces and nephews that he loved dearly.
Visitation will be Monday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday at 2:00 pm with Bro. Wayne Walls officiating.
Interment will be in the Whitaker Cemetery.