He was preceded in death by his parents Bradford and Cledith Thompson Hill.
He was a self employed contractor, and served in the US Army during the Vietnam War where he was a recipient of the Bronze Star. He was a member of the Griffithsville Masonic Lodge #71 AF & AM, Charleston Scottish Rite Bodies, Beni Kedem Shrine, Beni Kedem Highlanders and Royal order of the Jesters.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Yvonne Ingram Hill; daughter, Johnna (Brian) Fowler of Alum Creek; sons, Brad (Rebekah) of Alkol and Danny (Christina) of St. Albans. Grandchildren Hayden, Gretchen, Braylea, Macy, Dylan, Jaycob and granddaughter, Hannah, due to be born in June.
Funeral service will be 4:00 pm Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Curry Funeral Home, 2097 Childress Road, Alum Creek with Pastor Frank Chapman officiating. Burial will follow in Stone Cemetery, Alkol with Masonic Graveside Rites conducted by the Griffithsville Masonic Lodge #71 AF & AM and also Military Rites conducted by the Alum Creek VFW Post 4768. Family and friends will gather two hours prior at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Beni Kedem Transportation Fund at 100 Quarrier St., Charleston, WV 25301 or to Gideons International at P.O. Box 731, St Albans, WV 25177