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Carolyn Hill

November 23, 1940 — February 18, 2016

Carolyn Sue Kellum Hill, age 75, Mayor of Emory, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2016, at her home.

Funeral service is scheduled for 2:00 PM, Sunday, February 21, 2016, at the Emory Baptist Church. Bro. Wayne Wolfe and Bro. Richard Pyles will officiate. Honorary pallbearers: Bob Sisk and Bobby Medders.Interment will follow at Emory City Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday evening, 6-8:00 PM, at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel.

Carolyn was born November 23, 1940, in Dallas to W. R. and Nettie Oneta Bowman Kellum. She married Earl Clyde Hill, Jr. on May 19, 1960. They have raised 3 wonderful children and reside in Emory. Carolyn was the associate editor of the Rains County Leader and a big part of the Emory community. She was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include: Husband: Earl Hill of Emory, 1 Son: Trey Hill, (Jennifer) of Emory, and 2 Daughters: Carol Ann Green, (David), of Dallas and Mendy Jagoe, (Jeff), of Leander. Mother: Oneta Kellum of Duncanville, 2 Sisters: June Gilleland of Midlothian and Wynona Stone of North Richardson, 10 Grandchildren: Cliff Green, Kyle Green, Katelyn Green, Carson Green, Alissa Hill, Bethany Hill, Carley Hill, Delaney Hill, Juliet White Eagle and Ethan Jagoe, 1 Great-grandchild: Falon Green, and numerous other loving family and friends.

Preceded by her Father

Please sign the online guestbook for the family at the link above.

Visitation will be at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel Saturday evening 6-8 PM


Saturday, February 20, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wilson - Orwosky Funeral Home
803 Texas St
Emory, Texas 75440

Visitation will be at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel Saturday evening 6-8 PM

Funeral Service

Sunday, February 21, 2016
2:00 PM

Emory Baptist Church
260 N. Planters St.
Emory, TX 75440

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