HILL, Jeffa Davis "Davey", 69, a longtime resident of Montgomery, died peacefully at Jackson Hospital on March 12, 2014 after an illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jeffa Porter Hill, Jr. and Juanita Buckner Hill; and his cousins, Mickey and Angela Grigsby, and Matthew Yother. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Carolyn Glass Hill; his son, Jeffa Scott Hill; and his daughter, Kristi LaVera (Brad) Skipper. He was known as "Pots" by his pride and joy, his granddaughter, Melodie Leyden Skipper. He is also survived by his brother, O. Wayne (Beth) Hill; nephew Joshua (Heather) Hill; niece, Emily Hill and her fiancé, Kevin Hanner; many beloved extended family members; and his canine companions, Angel and Lucky. Jeff was born in Gadsden, Alabama on December 18, 1944. He graduated from Gadsden High School and received a drafting degree from Marsh-Draughon Business College and a bachelor of arts in music from Jacksonville State University. He was a member of Capitol Heights Baptist Church. Jeff was an accomplished musician and a professional accordionist. He was a draftsman and computer operator, served the Lord in several churches as minister of music, and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force. Jeff was a wonderful, patient husband, father and grandfather. His bright eyes and sweet smile will be missed. Visitation will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Alabama Heritage and the funeral will be held at Alabama Heritage at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, with burial to follow. Flowers appreciated, or memorial contributions can be made to Montgomery Humane Society or Capitol Heights Baptist Church.