Obituary: Diane Hill


Diane Hill, age 71, of Warrior, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022, at Princeton Baptist Medical Center in Birmingham. She was born in Birmingham, AL on Aug. 13, 1951, to G.W. and Virginia Jones. Diane was a RN at Carraway Hospital until they closed and went on to U.A.B. Hospital where she worked in the Neonatal Unit until retirement in 2012. She was a member of Arley First Baptist Church; member of the Eastern Star; loved to travel out west and visit Yellow Stone National Park; was very talented with arts and crafts; loved to fish with her husband for thirty plus years in tournaments.

Diane was preceded in death by her parents. She made many loving memories with her husband of 54 years, Jim Hill, Sr.; her sons, Jimmy (Geralyn) Hill, Jr. and Jeff (Diana) Hill; grandchildren, Samantha (Wesley) Millican, Zach Hill, Lane (Kelsey) Hill and Shane “Cole” Hill; great grandchildren, Sonny Millican, Waylon Millican and Rett Dallas Hill; brother, George Jones, sisters, Pam (George) Fitzgerald and Renea Jones; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Diane will be held on Monday, Nov. 21, 2022, at 2 p.m. at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Johnny Allred officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at the funeral home.