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Eula Hill

Wednesday, June 30, 2004

SIKESTON - Eula Mae Hill, 95, died June 24, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Born July 12, 1908, in Guntown, Miss., daughter of the late Will and Roxie Clark Hardges, she lived in Missouri for more than 70 years. She was co-owner of Hill's Grocery Store before retiring and was a member of West End Missionary Baptist Church since 1942, where she served on the Usher Board and Mothers Board. She also played the piano for several area churches and was a member of the Goodwill Club.

On Dec. 22, 1932, she married Otis Hill, who preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one daughter, Thelma West Tanksley of Sikeston; one brother, Al Jarrett of New Madrid; and 13 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and 29 great-great-grandchildren.

Her son, Floyd Hill Sr., also preceded her in death.

Visitation is from 1 p.m. Saturday until service time at 2 p.m. at West End Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Otis Hawes Jr. will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Smith-West End Cemetery in Sikeston.

Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements.