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Robert W. "Bob" HILL
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Posted Jan2011 by:
Dianne Hampton

Services Conducted Here Friday for Bob Hill, Former Commissioner

     Services for Robert W “Bob” Hill, former Pushmataha county commissioner were conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4,1966  in the First Baptist Church with H. D. McRorie, pastor of the Darwin Baptist church officiating, assisted by Rev. Guy McPherson pastor of the First Christian church.

     Interment was in the IOOF cemetery here under the direction of Coffey Funeral home.  Pallbears were Willie Anderson, Byron Fleming, Albert Briggs, Wick Smith, Raymond Splawn and Lois Gilley.  Honorary bears were Bill Gardner, W. J. Baggett, Levi Higgins, J. A. Morrison, Raymond Owens, Bill Fromme, David Fromme, Floyd Davis and John Helm.

     Hill died Wednesday morning, Nov. 2, 1966 in Pushmataha hospital after being stricken by a heart attack while in a local barber shop.  He was 78 years of age, having been born September 3, 1888, at Hughes Kansas.

     He came to the Antlers area in 1918 and had made his home here since that time.  He had been retired for a number of years.

     He served as county commissioner from the first district in the late thirties and early forties.  His son, Clinton “Dock” Hill, also served as county commissioner form this district and another son, Ted, is currently serving as commissioner from the third district and was also sheriff for a number of years.

     He was a member of the Baptist church.

     Survivors include three sons, Ted, Clayton, Herbert and Clinton, Antlers; one daughter Ollie Bell Sterling, Antlers; seven grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

     Also surviving are four sisters, Ida Baggley, Josie Wyatt, Dollie Self and Viola Shofe all of Bistow.

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