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Joseph Lee Hill

April 16, 1942 — June 21, 2019

Joseph Lee Hill

Joseph Lee Hill, 77, completed his earthly journey at his home in Ellerbe Friday evening, June 21, 2019. He was born April 16, 1942, a son of the late Maynard Martin Hill and Ester Anderson Hill. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Shirley “JoAnn” Stutts Hill, who died October 21, 2018, and a brother, Robert A. “Bob” Hill.

Mr. Hill retired from RJR in Winston-Salem after 38 years of dedicated service where he had worked as a machine mechanic. He attended McLean Presbyterian Church in Ellerbe. One of the pleasures he enjoyed was riding motorcycles. 

He leaves behind three sons: Conley Hill (Kelly) and Andy Hill, both of Ellerbe, and Jason Hill (Doug Woods) of Winston-Salem; four grandchildren: Carley Hill, Kailey Hill (Chad Marion), Heather Hill (Justin Webster) and Miranda Tolbert; three great grandchildren; Maximus, Memphis and Levi; two brothers, Kenneth Hill (Doris) and Lowell Hill (Frances), both of Ellerbe; and three sisters: Jewell Weatherly (Hamp) of Ellerbe, Kathleen Carter (Dwight) of Cary and Glenda Allen (Steve) of Rockingham.

The family will receive friends at Carter Funeral Home in Ellerbe from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Monday, June 24. The funeral service will be conducted at the funeral chapel in Ellerbe at 10:00 AM Tuesday with Rev. Jamie Smith officiating. Following the service, Mr. Hill will be laid to rest beside his wife in the Ellerbe Cemetery.

Condolences may be posted online at www.carterfuneral.net

 

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Visitation

Monday, June 24, 2019

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Carter Funeral Home Ellerbe Chapel

143 Church Street, Ellerbe, NC 28338

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Carter Funeral Home Ellerbe Chapel

143 Church Street, Ellerbe, NC 28338

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