Melvin D. Hill

Melvin D. Hill

Mr. Melvin Douglas Hill, 65, of Tuscumbia, formerly of Center Star, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014. He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. His family will receive friends for visitation Friday, March 21, 2014, at Colbert Memorial Chapel from noon-2 p.m. Brother Buddy Dover will officiate the service beginning at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.

Melvin was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Katherine Hill.

He is survived by his loving wife, Reba Chaney Hill; son, Dr. Bradley Christopher Hill (Trisha Kay); daughters, Rachel Lindsay Hill and Theresa Denise Peters (Joey); grandchildren, Adam Peters, Mary Katlyn Peters, Abby Wilkinson, Courtney Baskins, Emma Hill, Megan Hill, and Kyleigh Baskins; and great-granddaughter, Paisley Peters.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Melvin's honor to the American Liver Foundation at 39 Broadway Suite 2700 New York, NY 10006.

Our family gives a special thanks to the fourth floor nurses of Helen Keller Hospital, Dr. Ginevan, and Dr. Raju for the care given to our dear loved one.

You may sign the online register at

Colbert Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.

Funeral Home

Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Highway 43 South Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 383-2603

Published in Florence Times Daily on Mar. 20, 2014