The Reverend Andrew Hill, 84 of Deep Run, NC went to be with the Lord on January 24, 2015. He was surrounded by his loving family. Andrew was born April 22, 1930 in Lenoir County to the late Archie and Drucilla Lewis Hill.Mr. Hill was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Bruce Hines, Thelma Wisneski, and brothers Joel Hill and Wilbur Hill.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years Geraldine Barwick Hill, daughters Saborah Smith (Melvin) of Deep Run, NC, Theresa Baksa (David) of Holly Springs, NC.; grandchildren Kyle Smith (Kimberly) of Deep Run, NC , Sandi Brown (David) of Los Angeles, California, Rachel Baksa of Cary, NC and Shannon Baksa of Holly Springs, NC. ; great-grandchildren Brady Smith, Kiley Smith, and Liam Brown.He is also survived by sisters Carrie Gooding, Pearl Mills and many nephews and nieces.
A service of celebration will be held on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at Edwards Funeral Home, Kinston, NC with Reverend Michael Bryan and Reverend Jefferson Daughtry officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: The Geraldine B. and Andrew J. Hill Endowed Library Fund for the Free Will Baptist Historical Collection at the University of Mount Olive, Office of Planned Giving University of Mount Olive, 634 Henderson St., Mount Olive, NC 28365-9988
The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff of Lenoir Memorial Hospital for their compassion and care of their loved one.
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Edwards Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.