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Robert K. Hill

June 16, 1931 ~ March 5, 2020 (age 88)


Robert K. Hill, 88, died Thursday, March 5, 2020.  Visitation will be at Breeland Funeral Home on Sunday, March 8, 2020 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm.  Visitation will resume at 9:00 am on Monday, March 9, 2020 at St. Francis Assisi Catholic Church until the 10:00 am Funeral Mass.  Burial will be at St. Mary of the Springs Catholic Cemetery.

Mr. Hill served as a volunteer fireman for the City of Ridgeland before becoming Deputy Fire Chief a position he held until retirement.  He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was preceded in death by: son, Robert Kyle Hill, Jr.; brothers, Howard B. Hill, Willie Frank Hill, Jr., and Raymond Alexander Hill; and sister, Qmilla Lovelady.

Survivors include: wife, Marceline Burns Hill; daughters, Annie Joyce Grabiak (Terry) of Canton and Bridget Lynn Hatch (John) of Canton; grandson, Robert Lewis Hatch (Kelsey); and great grandchildren, Ava Grace Hatch and Shelby Harper Hatch.

Memorials may be made to The American Heart Association.

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March 8, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Breeland Funeral Home and Crematory Service
3304 S. Liberty St
Canton, MS 39046

March 9, 2020

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
St. Francis Assisi Catholic Church

Funeral Mass
March 9, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Francis Assisi Catholic Church

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