Mr. Jasper Hill husband of Lillie Ruth Hill passed January 5, 2015 at the Medical University of Charleston. He was born in McCormick County December 19, 1943 a son of the late Bobby T. Hill and Julia A. Quarles Hill. He was retired from Greenwood Mills after 38 years of services and was also employed with Louis Rich Mill in Newberry South Carolina.
He was a very devoted and faithful member of Second Damascus Baptist Church where he served in several ministries to include the Sr. Ushers, Chairman of The Trustee Board, and Church Custodian. He was a volunteer for the Promise Land Volunteer Fire Department.
Surviving is his loving and devoted wife Lillie of 50 years, two sons, Gregory Hill of the home and Stanley Hill of Hodges, SC; one adopted son, Donnie Hurley of Greenwood; one daughter, Janice Hill of the home, one adopted daughter Aljeania Warren ; three brothers, Clifford Hill (Mary) of Greenwood, David Hill (Gerri) of Rocky Mountain, NC and Thomas Hill (Linda) of Promise land; five sisters, Louise H. Tolbert of Greenwood, Mamie Gilchrist(Frank) of Edgefield, SC, Julia Holiday (Howard) of Manning , SC , Bertha Culver and Betty Hill both of Philadelphia, PA; three grandchildren and a host of God grands, g grands , and gg grands, seven brothers in law, five sisters in law, one Aunt, Bertha Mathis of Philadelphia, PA. and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at Springfield Baptist Church with Rev. Arthur Kemp officiating and Rev. Herry Mansel Presiding. Assisting will be Revs. Joseph Caldwell, Tommy Stanford,and William Booker. Pallbearers will be Glynn Payne, George Higgins, Johnnie Tolbert, Kent Hackett, Karls D. Lanier, Sr., Cortez Miller and Jiara Miller. Flower bearers will be Shirley Tolbert, Michelle Payne and friends of the family. Honorary Escorts will be Promise Land Volunteer Fire Department. Mr Hill will be placed in the church at Noon.
The family is at the home.
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Hill family.