Obit: James Hill

Obit: James Hill

July 16th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

James Hill, 78, of Hixson, went to be with his Heavenly Father Sunday, July 14, 2013. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, he was a U.S. Army veteran and had worked for Dixie Yarns and retired from Velsicol Chemical after 31 years. James was an avid sports fan, especially the Atlanta Braves. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Ollie Hill; and brother, Donnie Hill. Survivors are his wife of 49 years, Anna Newman Hill; children, Tammy (Dennis) Hoge, Clayton Hill, Anita (Jim) Murray; Jason (Lila) Hill and Justin (Carrie) Hill; sister, Betty Bracken; brother, Harold Hill; 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services are 1:30 p.m. Wednesday July 17, in the chapel with burial in Chattanooga National Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. today and one hour before services Wednesday. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace. 877-3524