Hill,  Janie Mae Tyson

Janie Mae Tyson Hill

March 20, 1927 - June 7, 2019

Funeral Services for Janie Mae Tyson Hill, 92 year old Bailey resident, are scheduled for 12 Noon, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Mt Eborn Baptist Church in Double Springs, Alabama. A Family Viewing and Visitation will be from 9:30 A.M. until service time at the Mt. Eborn Baptist Church.  Burial will be in the Mt. Eborn Cemetery at Double Springs, Alabama.  Family viewing and visitation will be Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel in Leonard, Texas.

Janie was born March 20, 1927 in Bessemer, Alabama.  Her parents were Robert E. and Edna Maybelle Gardner Tyson.  She married Luther M. Hill June 8, 1945 in Birmingham, Alabama.  She was a retired machinist and a member of the First Baptist Church of Leonard, Texas.  Janie, known to everyone as Gran or Granny, loved to make blankets for all the babies, as well as for friends and family and she made a lot of them.  Janie had the most beautiful smile that she shared with everyone she met.  She always told people that she loved them because everyone needs to know they are loved.  Janie was a spunky old lady that loved to dress to the nines even just to go to the grocery store.  She could never have enough shoes or purses.  She loved her sisters, her children and her grandchildren without limits.  Janie also loved flowers, her puppies and most of all she loved her Lord and Savior.  She was the heart and soul of her family and she will be missed greatly by all whose lives she has touched.  Janie passed away Friday, June 7, 2019.

Janie is survived by her son:  Roger Hill of Round Rock, Texas; her daughters and sons-in-law:  Rebecca & Ronnie Wagoner of Athens, Texas and Deborah & Gary Murphy of Bailey, Texas; her daughters-in-law:  Rita Hill of Ferris, Texas and Bonnie Hill of Petal, Mississippi; her sisters:  Peggy Ethridge and Caroline Wilder, both of Birmingham, Alabama; her 15 grandchildren:  Danna Hill, Robert Hill, Jr., Samuel Hill, Terri Morton, Sherie Poore, Michael Hill, Melissa Singer, Elaina Collins, Edna Walker, Terri Englert, Janie Foster, Randy Hill, Sumer Jarvis, Chandra Hill and Sasha Hill.  She is also survived by her 38 great-grandchildren and her 30 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Janie was preceded in death by three sons, Robert L. Hill, Sr., Tommy Hill and George Hill, a daughter, Sonyia Hill, and a great-great-grandson, Eli Poore.

Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home of Leonard is in charge of arrangements.  An online registry may be signed at www.tjmfuneral.com.

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As a little girl about 8 or 9 I remember her.. I didn't see her but a few times but she was always sweet to me even as a kid.she treated everyone with such great kindness.... I know she will be missed by many as she touched many hearts with just a kind smile or word. Although I only seen her a few times I will always remember you Aunt Janie Mae.. I do pray for serenity and comfort to those who are hurting in Jesus name Amen. Becky Dehart, June 12, 2019 Ms. Hill, We will miss your sweet soul. Thank you for all the laughs, smiles, and even making fists towards me with the Lasix. We love you too and are so glad we met you. Hugs to your son & daughter, Deborah. Love, your "favorite nurse" Vanessa, Chandra, Danielle vanessa lopez, June 12, 2019 Janie, You were such a good friend through the years, we will miss you more than word can express. Rest in peace. Sara and Fred Wilken, June 11, 2019