Obituary: Zela Mai Hill

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Zela Mai Hill, 76, died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009, at Marshall Medical Center.

Mrs. Hill was a member of the Greater First Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father, Erwin Garrett of Lewisburg, and son, Dr. Gary Hill.

She is survived by her mother, Iva Garrett of Lewisburg; daughter Sylvia Drusilla Davis of Lewisburg; sons, Renard Hill of Lewisburg and James Hill of Nashville; and many other nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Mrs. Hill will Lie-in-State at Greater First Baptist Church, Lewisburg, on Saturday, Dec. 26, from noon until 1 p.m. Visitation with the family will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. with Pastor Herbert Johnson officiating, followed by burial in Cook Memorial Cemetery.

J. B. Mayberry and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.