Carl Gene Hill (1939 - 2012)


Rev. Carl Gene Hill, 73
Rev. Carl Gene Hill, 73, of Galax, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, in the Twin County Regional Hospital.
The Rev. Hill was born on July 1, 1939, in Carroll County, to Elmer and Hazel Mabe Hill.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Waller Hill of Galax; daughters and sons-in-law, Julie Surratt of Galax, Jerri Lynn Crain of Woodlawn, Patti and Michael Hodge of Fries and Karen and Steve Dye of Galax; sisters and brothers-in-law, Peggy and Harvey Carico, Joella Caldwell and Sally and Larry Clyburn, all of Galax; brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Brenda Hill of Galax; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; his church family; sisters-in-law and spouses, Sue and Virgil Melton, Gail and Johnny Williams, brother-in-law and spouse, Bobby and Kathleen Waller; and caregiver, Tina Redd.
A funeral was held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Trinity Baptist Church with the Rev. Garry Adams, the Rev. Harvey Carico and the Rev. Terry Vaughan officiating. Burial followed in the Midway Baptist Church Cemetery with military rites by the Hillsville VFW Post 1115.
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Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
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Published in Galax Gazette from Aug. 13 to Aug. 14, 2012
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