Janet Lee Hamby Hill, 65, of the Bethlehem Community, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at her residence.
She was born on December 25, 1954, in Caldwell County, daughter of the late Thomas George and Mary Jane Hart Hamby. During her career, she was employed at Shuford Mills and was a member at Dudley Shoals Baptist Church. Janet loved the Lord, “her faith was strong, and she endured to the end.” She was also an avid shopper and enjoyed gardening, especially working in her flowers.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Hill, Sr.; sons, Billy Hill and Larry Hill, Jr.; and sisters, Carolyn Lail and Becky Hollar.
Those left to cherish her memory include her grandchildren, Cory Hill of Morganton and Holly Hill of Granite Falls; great-granddaughters, Brooklyn Hill of Morganton and Lexie Kay Hill of Taylorsville; sisters, Linda Austin of Lenoir, Katherine Hall of Lenoir, and Nancy Simmons of Grace Chapel; brothers, George Hamby of Hudson and David Hamby of Charleston, South Carolina; along with a number of nieces and nephews.
Services will be announced at a later date. Memorials may be sent to the Alexander County Animal Shelter at 116 Wagon Tail Drive, Taylorsville, NC 28681.
The Hill Family would like to send a special Thank You to the Alexander County Sheriff’s Department, SBI, Alexander Fire Marshall, and Fire Departments: Bethlehem, Ellendale, Wittenburg, and the Fire Department Chaplain for all your help and services that you provided to our family.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
Condolences may be sent to www.alexfuneralservice.com.