STATHAM - Henry Jewell Hill, born March 10, 1932, joined his late wife, Lillie Pearl Webb Hill at the age of 81 on March 20, 2013.
Henry was born and lived his entire life in Athens. His home for the final two years was Mulberry Grove PCH in Statham, where he was loved and treated like family. Henry's parents were the late Newman and Lola Maynard Hill. He joined the United States Army in October of 1952 and served in Korea. He retired from the University of Georgia Employment Benefits Dept. Henry was a longtime member of the Chapelwood United Methodist Church.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey E. and Lisa Hill, Bogart; daughter, Linda Miller, Athens; and grandchildren, Matthew Hill, Jonathan Hill, Kristen Miller and Aaron Miller.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 23, at 11 a.m., at Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce with the Rev. Richard Moeller officiating. Interment will follow in Grey Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, March 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to the Chapelwood United Methodist Church in Athens.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.