Weatherford Democrat

October 22, 2013

Wayne Rothburn Hill


Weatherford Democrat

Wayne Rothburn Hill, 69, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis. 

A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Salem, Va. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association National Headquarters, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC, 20004.

Wayne was born Nov. 25, 1943, in Beckley, W.Va. He was the beloved son of Willie Marie Hill and the late Nelson Rothburn Hill of Salem, Va. Wayne is preceded in death by first wife, Nancy Louise Hill, and he leaves behind a daughter, Lisa Hill Newman, and husband, Charles Newman, of Roanoke, Va. He is survived by wife, Norma Hill, and children, Kathryn Ruth, of Dallas, and Michael Ruth, of Atlanta; sister, Anita Wright, and husband, Christopher, of Boones Mill, Va.; and brother, Nelson Randall Hill, and wife, Helen, of Alpharetta, Ga. 

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel