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James W. Hill

December 12, 1931 September 6, 2018
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Obituary for James W. Hill

James William Hill (a.k.a. Jim or Jimmy or Red) was born to the late Peter and Ludie Hill in Skipper, Virginia on December 12, 1931. James was the 5th child of 10 children. James departed this life in Newark, NJ on September 6, 2018 at the age of 87.

James was educated in the Virginia school system. At an early age James accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior. As a young man James decided to go north and start his life in Newark, NJ. James was employed at Ocean Leather for well over 30 years.

James’ hobbies were playing pool, cards and shopping. He was known to his grandchildren and great grandchildren as Pop-Pop. James was the life of the party with a great sense of humor.

James is predeceased by his wife Clara Hill, his son Brian Hill, four brothers and one sister.

James is lovingly remembered by: his two daughters, Sandra Hill (Stanley) of Newark, NJ and Stephanie Palmer of Newark, NJ; two sisters, Camel Lee Brinkley and Annie Bell Garner both of Roanoke Rapids, NC; sister-in-law, Frankie Arrington of Asheville, NC; brother-in-law, James Arrington of Stroudsburg, PA; six grandchildren, Kenyatta Palmer of Newark, NJ, Shanqueeah Muhammad (Rafiq) of Dallas, TX, Abdul Duren (Shakira) of Newark, NJ, Jamal Jackson (Crystal) of Newark, NJ, Basha Hill of Atlanta, GA and Dezlah Hill of Irvington, NJ; 12 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, including a special friend, Agnes Taylor, and his Pool Crew of Harrison Park Square.

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Visitation

Friday

14

Sep

9:00 AM 9/14/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 9/14/2018 10:00:00 AM
Perry Funeral Home

34 Mercer St.
Newark, NJ 07103

Perry Funeral Home
34 Mercer St. Newark 07103 NJ
United States

Funeral Service

Friday

14

Sep

10:00 AM 9/14/2018 10:00:00 AM
Perry Funeral Home

34 Mercer St.
Newark, NJ 07103

Perry Funeral Home
34 Mercer St. Newark 07103 NJ
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Evergreen Cemetery Final Resting Place

1137 North Broad Street
Hillside, NJ .

1137 North Broad Street Hillside . NJ
United States
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