Joyce Hill, 79, of East Flat Rock, died Thursday, February 21, 2013. She was a native of Henderson County, growing up in Tuxedo; she moved to Raleigh after marriage and returned back to Henderson County in 1990’s. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas A. Hill, parents, Ollie and Thelma Caldwell, and “Jeff”, her four legged friend.
She enjoyed baking, cross stitching, and joking with family and friends. She was also an avid North Carolina State University fan. She was a member of First Baptist Church of East Flat Rock.
She is survived by her son, Larry Hill and his wife, Dee, of Flat Rock; her daughter, Cindy Hamrick, and her husband, Steve; of Butner, and her granddaughter, Victoria, also of Butner. The family wishes to thank the staff of Spring Arbor, along with two special friends there.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, February 25, 2013 at Thos. Shepherd’s Church Street Chapel with Dr. Larry Applebee officiating. Burial will follow at Oakdale Cemetery. The family will receive friends beginning at 10:00AM at the funeral home.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be sent to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.