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Murf Hill
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1883
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 11, 1964
Temple
Bell County
Texas, USA

HILL, Murf of Temple. Age 80. Died 3/11/1964 (Wed.) in a Temple rest home after an extended illness. Services held (Thursday) at the Salty Methodist Church. Burial in Salty Cemetery. Rev. Leland Evans of Temple officiated, assisted by Rev. Clyde Poldrack.

He was BORN 8/28/1883 in Alabama and came to Texas as a small child. Married Miss Rachel Caffey of Salty. He farmed around Thorndale & Davilla until retirement about 15 years ago. Member of Davilla Assembly of God Church. Preceded in death by wife in 1951; daughter, Mrs. Doris Crow; granddaughter, Mrs. Lou Graves.

SURVIVORS: 5 daughters, Mrs. Ruth Locklin of Houston, Mrs. Clara Massey of Moody, Mrs. Lillian Gilleland and Mrs. Myrtle Miller of Temple and Mrs. Beulah Eilenbergr of Post; 2 sons, John Hill and Jyles Hill, both of Moody; brother, Bascum Hill of Thorndale; 33 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren.

Married, 30 Dec 1906, at Chappel Hill, Washington Co., TX, to Rachael Rebecca Caffey. Recorded as a Milam Co., TX marriage, Book 10 page 552. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Tyler Hill (1840 - 1909)
  Louisa C. Trice Hill (1848 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachael Rebecca Caffey Hill (1888 - 1951)*
 
 Children:
  Ruth Lucille Hill Locklin (1907 - 1972)*
  Clara Belle Hill Massey (1909 - 1994)*
  Lillian Louise Hill Gilleland (1911 - 2005)*
  John Clifford Hill (1914 - 1989)*
  Myrtle Lee Hill Miller (1918 - 1991)*
  Verna Beulah Hill Eilenberger (1920 - 1990)*
  Doris Noveline Hill Crow (1924 - 1963)*
  Infant Son Hill (1926 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salty Cemetery
Salty
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Aug 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20856345
Murf Hill
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- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Aug. 9, 2007
 
 
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