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John Hill

John Hill
Dec. 23, 1935 – Jan. 25, 2024
John Edgar Hill, 88, of Tylertown, died Jan. 25, 2024, at Diversicare of Tylertown. He was born Dec. 23, 1935, in Franklinton.
Funeral services were Jan. 29, 2024, at Hartman-Hughes Funeral Home, burial in Tylertown Cemetery, Bro. Mack McElveen, Bro. Everette Broome, and Bro. Winston Fortenberry officiating.
Hill was a member of Oral Baptist Church. He enjoyed working on his farm, being outside, playing and watching sports. He had a great love for basketball which you could have found him playing up into his 60’s. He was also voted most athletic in his senior year.
He was preceded in death by his wife Dulsie Hill; father Otis Arnold Hill; mother Sarah Virginia Dillon Hill; grandson Collin Hill; brother Elvin Hill; sisters Myrtle Jones, Linda Neal, and Nelda Carney, Elaine Jones.
Survivors include his daughter Debbie Holmes (Jeff); son Tracy Hill (Brandi); grandchildren Payton Hill, Sydne Whittington (Dustin), Morgan Whittington (Tristin), Karin Boyd (Cole), Kelli Boyd (Josh)and Kimberly Brumfield (Opey); great grandchildren Jaxon Hill, Kaylin Lacroix (Jenkins), Desiree Lacroix (Josh), Kaiden Johnson, Brentlee Boyd, Kolton Boyd (Lauren), Keaton Boyd (Caleb), Kaston Boyd, John Parker Brumfield, and Paxton Brumfield; great grandchildren Scott Taylor Boyd, Kasen Boyd, Drake Lacroix, Madden Lacroix, Magnolia Lacroix, and Scarlett Lacroix.
Pallbearers were Payton Hill, John Parker Brumfield, Paxton Brumfield, Jenkins Lacroix, Josh Lacroix, Kolton Boyd, Dustin Johnson and Wes Fortenberry .
Special music was performed by Kolton Boyd, Mack and Delene Hobgood.
Hartman Hughes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook may be signed at

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