She was born July 7, 1921 in Scott County, Arkansas to the late Joe and Bertha Hendrick Hill. She was a member of the Raeford United Methodist Church and was employed with the House of Raeford in human resources. She was the oldest of 9 children.
She is survived by 3 sons, Jerry Russell and his wife (Kim) of Raeford, Mike Russell and his wife (Vicki) of Wilmington, and Norman Snellgroves and his wife (Julia) of Fayetteville; 3 daughters, Wynona Fleishman and her husband (Stuart) of Myrtle Beach, Lawanna Hayes of Raeford, and Judie Peters and her husband (Wayne) of Fayetteville; 6 siblings; 9 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, January 25,2015 at Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery with the Reverend Dr. Stephen Castle officiating.
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Raeford United Methodist Church Scholarship Fund 308 North Main Street, Raeford, NC 28376 or to the charity of your choice.