|Birth: ||Apr. 11, 1867|
|Death: ||Mar. 15, 1936|
OBITUARY- Times Post, Houston, MS March 19, 1936
Mrs. J. W. Hill of Vardaman died Sunday in the hospital in Grenada after an illness of short duration. She was 68 years of age.
Mrs. Hill was before her marriage Miss Eugenia Berzella Pounds, a daughter of pioneer residents of this section of the state.
For more than half a century she had lived a consecrated Christian, and was loved and held in the highest esteem by all who knew her for her high ideals of life. She had reared a large family of sons and daughters, who are prominent in their various vocations.
The funeral, which was held Tuesday at the home, was attended by a large assemblage of friends and relatives. The Rev. H. M. Collins, assisted by the Revs. Lewis, Hartley, Gamble and Clark, officiated, burial being in the Vardaman Cemetery.
Surviving are her husband, J. W. Hill of Vardaman; five sons, G. E. of Calhoun City, A. A. of Bruce, Roy of Houston, Rev. D. L. Hill of Okolona and J. W. Hill, Jr. of Vardaman; four daughters, Mrs. Otis Cook and Miss Eugenia Hill of Vardaman, Mesdames C. M. and R. C. Hawkins of Fulton; two brothers, J. N. and A. S. Pounds of Vardaman and a sister, Mrs. Fannie Walker of Indianola.
Pallbearers were Fred and James Dulaney, Jim Hugh Tabb, Howard Bullard, Howard Moseley, Holly Embry, Jr., J. F. Tabb and J. E. Thompson. Honorary pallbearers were S. T. Hawkins, H. J. Embry, B. F. Spratlin, T. J. Richards, C. E. Spratlin, Dr. J. S. Edmondson, S. H. Smith, Dr. J. A. Hardin, H. B. Morrow, Boyd Adams, Dr. R. E. Preist, G. M. Herring, E. A. Enochs, S. B. Scarbrough, C. M. Cook, S. V. Christian and Charles Perkins.
William Avery Pounds (1815 - 1902)
America Bingham Pounds (1820 - 1907)
James Wallace Hill (1867 - 1943)
Lela Hill Hawkins (1888 - 1940)*
Hassie Hill Hawkins (1891 - 1963)*
Grady Elzie Hill (1894 - 1962)*
Avery Alexander Hill (1896 - 1972)*
D L Hill (1901 - 1981)*
Irlene Hill Cook (1902 - 1967)*
Eugenia Hill Ramage (1905 - 2000)*
James Wallace Hill (1912 - 1985)*
Sarah Elinore Pounds Walker (1839 - 1904)*
Benjamin William Pounds (1844 - 1928)*
Frances Adeline Pounds Walker (1848 - 1938)*
Pearlina Pounds Tabb (1849 - 1932)*
Mary Elizabeth Pounds Hill (1852 - 1930)*
Virginia Pounds Hill (1854 - 1927)*
Emma Jane Pounds Springer (1859 - 1904)*
Avery Starling Pounds (1861 - 1960)*
Eugenia Barzella Pounds Hill (1867 - 1936)
Created by: Shirley Kimbrell Willifo...
Record added: Nov 15, 2008
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