Mildred M. Hill

Mildred Hill

Mildred  M. Hill of Advance, formerly of Piedmont, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at Oakdale Care Center in Poplar Bluff. She was 80.

Mildred was born on Dec. 10, 1937, in Des Arc to parents Goldsmith and Laura (Mann) Middleton.

On July 22, 1955 Mildred married Thomas Hill and to this union, three children were born.

Mildred was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her family meant everything to her. She was an avid reader, enjoyed flowers and loved babies. She was actively involved in the upbringing of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by both of her parents; her husband of 32 years; brothers, Robert Middleton, Russell Middleton, William Middleton; sisters, Maxine Mitchell, Helen Stout, Doris McFadden, Alma Scarbrough, Lois Ruble; and two great-grandchildren, Jonathan and Leah Hornbostel.

Mildred is survived by children, Kevin Hill and wife Dianne of Poplar Bluff, Richard Hill and wife Sandy of Boliver, Kim Jordan and husband Ron of Zalma; grandchildren, Aaron Hill and wife Karissa, Christina Hill, Dana Magill and husband Allen, Cathy Moore and husband Josh, Everett Hornbostel and wife Rebecca, Amy Blair and companion Ronnie Damron, Veronica Jordan; great-grandchildren, Nathan, Tyler, Kylie, Kaitlyn, Morgan, Nicholas, Riley, Journey, Madelyn, Hunter and Greyson; brothers, Ronald Middleton and wife Kay of Ironton, Jerry Middleton and wife Sandy of Vulcan, Joyce Brown and husband Roy of Vulcan, Rosetta Stevenson and husband Vernon of Vulcan, and Diane Sullivan and husband Elzie of Des Arc.

Visitation was held Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Ruegg Funeral Home, Piedmont. Services followed at 1 p.m.  also in the chapel. Pastor Everett Hornbostel ministered to the family. Allen Magill, Ronnie Damron, Dale Middleton, Jeff Sullivan, Robert Sullivan and Ron Jordan served as pallbearers.

Burial was at Mt. View Cemetery, Des Arc.

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