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Pastor James H. Hill Sr., age 73 of Gainesville, FL, Pastor Emeritus of Westside Church Of God In Christ, Alachua, FL, a United States Navy Veteran, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, departed this life on Saturday, July 28, 2012. Elder Hill was loved by many family members and friends and will be greatly missed.

He's survived by his wife of fifty years, Idella T. Hill, Gainesville, FL; 2 sons, James H. Hill Jr., Tallahassee, FL, Lawrence Hill, Gainesville, FL; a daughter, Janice Hill, Gainesville, FL; 3 brothers, Henry Hill, Los Angeles, CA,, David Hill, Brooker, FL and Jonathan Hill, Gainesville, FL; 3 sisters, Joanne Givens, Miami, FL, Geraldine Fomby, Waldo, FL, Loretta Copeland, Gainesville, FL; 8 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, loving sister and brother-in-laws, uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins and many sorrowing friends.

Home Going Celebration Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at Williams Temple Church Of God In Christ, Gainesville, FL, Dr. Detroit Williams is Pastor and Eulogist. Burial will be in Forest Meadows East Cemetery, Gainesville, FL. Viewing hours on Friday, 2-7 p.m. at PINKNEY-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 727 NW 2nd St. Gainesville, FL. Viewing on Saturday at Williams Temple COGIC 10-11 a.m. No viewing after eulogy. The cortege will form at Pastor James H. Hill Sr. home 10:15 a.m. SERVICES BY PINKNEY-SMITH FUNERAL HOME OF GAINESVILLE (352) 376-8686

Published in Gainesville Sun from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2012
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