Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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January 1, 2014

John Stewart Hill

BLUEFIELD — Born February 9, 1924 in Tazewell County, VA he was the son of the late Charles Robert Hill and Lillie Marie Dillow Hill.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Mildred Larue Hill Long.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 66 years Alice June Goad Hill of Bluefield, WV; his daughter Sheila Lynn Hill Lewandowski of Newtown, PA; his three Brother-in laws Clinton Goad and wife Shirley; Charles Granger and wife Carol; Donald Copley; his Grandson Christopher Eric and his wife Kathy Midkiff; Granddaughter Rebekkah Faith Shoefty and her husband Joe of Charlotte, NC; and a Great- Granddaughter Caroline Shoefty.

He worked at Betsy Ross and Flowers Bakery for 44 years. He was a member of the American Legion No.  9 and The First Baptist Church in Bluefield where he served as a Deacon and a Sunday school teacher. He faithfully served his country in the US Army where he was a Heavy Truck Driver and fought in World War II.  

Services were held Tuesday December 31, 2013 at Roselawn Funeral Home and Cemetery.

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Services entrusted to Roselawn Funeral Home, 450Courthouse Road, Princeton WV.


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