The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 Sarah <I>Strother</I> Hill

Photo added by A. L. Parrish

Sarah Strother Hill

  • Birth 14 May 1917 Madison, Madison County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 23 Sep 2011 Stanardsville, Greene County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Wolftown, Madison County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 76992705

Sarah Strother Hill, 94, of Stanardsville, Virginia, died on Thursday, September 23, 2011, at her residence.

She was born on May 14, 1917, in Madison, Virginia, to the late Virgil "Bud" and Jenny Banks Strother. Mrs. Hill was a member of JABA Senior Center and Shiloh Baptist Church where she sang in the choir and was very involved in missionary work. She enjoyed gardening, making jewelry, crocheting, quilting and playing the guitar. She will always be remembered for her sweet smile and loving nature.

She is survived by her children, Phyllis Josephine Walker of Stanardsville, Virginia, Jacqueline Walker of Baltimore, Maryland, Pricilla Webb and her husband, Wayne, of Fresno, Texas, Calvin C. Hill Jr. of Stanardsville, Virginia, and Janice Hunter and her husband, Dominic, of Haymarket, Virginia.

Additional survivors include her grandchildren, Angela Davis, Charles Rhodes, Howard Hammond, Anthony Rhodes, Robin Rhodes, Keisha Rhodes, Edward Walker, Towanda Hammond, Tonya Burns, Kim Walker, Kimball Walker, Anthony Walker, Ashley Wactor, Sierra Hill, Dominic Hunter, Donavan Hunter, Annie White, Letitia Murray and Keith Jackson; two nieces, Vera Ann Simms and Margaret Brock; her nephew, Angelo Pratt; and a host of great-grandchildren, family and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Erma Rhodes; her husband, Calvin Coolidge Hill; stepdaughter, Ellen Jane Lloyd; and six siblings, Mollie Faulkner, Caroline Noble, Christine Graves, Leolia Sawyer, Charlie Strother and Alma Fulton.

A funeral service was held Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at Shiloh Baptist Church with the Reverend Harrison Williams officiating. Interment followed at Rockhall Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made in her name to JABA Senior Center, 674 Hillsdale Dr Suite 9 Charlottesville, VA 22901.

Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville handled arrangements.





  • Created by: A. L. Parrish
  • Added: 23 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76992705
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Strother Hill (14 May 1917–23 Sep 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76992705, citing Rock Hall Cemetery, Wolftown, Madison County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by A. L. Parrish (contributor 46498466) .