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Obituaries for September 17, 2009

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Wayne Hill, 78, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

He was retired as warehouse supervisor for Dyersburg Fabrics, a member of Second Baptist Church, and known by his friends as Smiling Wayne Hill from the Cotton Mill.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Turner officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include two daughters, Diane Hill Moore and husband, Mike, and Lisa Hill, all of Dyersburg; a sister-in-law, Verlon Hill of Dyersburg; a brother-in-law, W.D. Leach and wife, Norma, of Dyersburg; three grandchildren, Amy Moore Seratt and husband, Tommy, of Dyersburg, Kyle Moore and wife, Mandy, and Laura Beth Moore West and husband, Greg, all of Newbern; and six great-grandchildren, Trevor Moore Seratt, Tanner Seratt, Abby West, Lucy Moore, Laney Moore and Grant Michael West.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Sue Leach Hill; a daughter, Kathy Lee Hill; his parents, John and Mary Watson Hill; and a brother, Wade Hill.

Pallbearers will be Kerry Hill, Troy Leach, Eddie Anderson, Danny Fowlkes, Randy Hill, Bennie Leach, Dean Armour, Joe Morris, Bill French, Mike Leach and John Byrd. Honorary pallbearers will be Jim Houston, Jeff Jones, Otha B. Mallard, Gerald Newbill and Danny Evans.