Hoyt Von Hill, 72, of Paron died Monday, Aug. 6, at his home. He was born June 4, 1940 in Saline County.
Hoyt was a member of Masonic Lodge No. 309 and the Paron Volunteer Fire Department and was retired from the U S Army.
Hoyt joined the Army in 1957 at the age of 17. While enlisted, he was stationed in Germany, Korea, and Vietnam and various parts of Texas. He retired in 1979 after 22 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Betty Hill; his wife, Gloria Hill; and his sister, Wilma Faye Hill.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Edwin Johnson of Paron; his stepmother, June Hill of Perryville; two brothers, Gary Don Hill of Houstonand Randy Hill of Mt. Juliet, Tenn.; three stepbrothers and three step-sisters; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Â Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Ashby Funeral Home with the Rev. Don McCutcheon officiating. Burial will follow at Bolin Cemetery in Paron.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the funeral home.Â
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Paron Volunteer Fire Department, Masonic Lodge No. 309, or to the Paron Community Center.
Online guest book: ashbyfuneralhome.com.