Mary Frances Gray Hill

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Mary Frances Gray Hill, 97, of Lakeview, died early Saturday morning, Jan. 25, 2014, at Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine.

She was born June 5, 1916 in Washington County, Va., the third child of William H. and Willie Greer Gray Allison.

She married Edward P. Hill on Sept. 2, 1940, and he preceded her in death July 17, 1979. She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Sharon Sue; a grandson, Timothy Bryan Hill; two brothers, James Gray and Wyndham Gray; a sister, Virginia Gray; and stepfather, Samuel Allison.

Mary is survived by her son, Donald E Hill of Baltimore, Md.; grandson, Patrick Hill of Los Angeles; a half-brother, Verlin Allison of Saltville, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.

She enjoyed sewing, quilting, gardening and helping others.

Pastor Don Faulder conducts a funeral at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview, with visitation one hour prior. Burial is at a later date in Huntsville Cemetery.

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