Dixie Lee Spurlock Hill passed from this life early on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. She was a resident of Perryton at the time of her death.
Dixie was born in Dawson on April 18, 1927, to Ottis F. Spurlock and Lula Brown Lawler Spurlock. Dixie was the oldest of four children. The family moved to Kerens when Dixie was about six to open a grocery store.
Dixie married William Harold Hill on July 13, 1946. Dixie and William Harold had two sons, Tony and Mike. The family moved to Mount Pleasant in 1954. Hill and Dixie lived in Mount Pleasant until 1998 when they moved to Tyler. After Hill's death, Dixie moved to Nacogdoches and then to Perryton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and sister, Mary Earl. She is survived by brother; Ottis Ray; sister, Ruby Ann Stovall; brother-in-law, Robert Earl; Tony Hill and wife Kelley of Perryton; Mike Hill and wife Debby of Kerens; grandchildren, Ashley Hill and wife Candy of Mansfield, Alyson Le and husband James of Georgetown, Daphne Pesina and husband Robert of Desoto, Rachel Bates and husband Richie of Hewitt and Bradley Hill of Kerens. She is also survived by 13 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, 2017 at the First United Methodist Church in Kerens with burial immediately following at the Kerens City Cemetery.
Published on January 24, 2017