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Dwight Gerald Hill

April 7, 1951 — April 14, 2023

Roxboro

Mr. Dwight Gerald Hill, 72, passed away April 14, 2023.

 

Dwight was born April 7, 1951, in Durham, NC to the late Julius Edgar and Audrey Hurley Hill. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his life partner, Deborah Farmer Brown.

 

Mr. Hill was the owner and operator of Hill’s Grocery in Durham for many years.  Leach, as his friends called him, enjoyed riding his Harley and spending time with his friends and family. He loved his family greatly and was an amazing father and grandfather. Dwight will be deeply missed by all that knew and loved him.

 

Mr. Hill is survived by his son, Dwight Gerald Hill II; daughters, Kimberly H. Paul (William), Jessica H. Reaves (Bradley), and Brittany D. Hill; brother, Henry J. Hill (Susan); grandchildren, Jordan Paul, Nicholas Paul, Ava Paul, Alexis Capps, Layla Grace Hill, Malaya McGhee, Julius Reaves, Montanna McGhee, and Gracelyn Hill; and great-grandson, Waylon Lee Everette.

 

A Visitation will be held from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 21, 2023 at Hudson Funeral Home with a Funeral service following at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Hugh O'Shields. Burial will be held at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.

 

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Friday, April 21, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Hudson Funeral Home and Cremation Services

211 S Miami Blvd, Durham, NC 27703

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Funeral Service

Friday, April 21, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hudson Funeral Home and Cremation Services

211 S Miami Blvd, Durham, NC 27703

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Burial

Friday, April 21, 2023

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Oak Grove Memorial Gardens

3712 Cheek Rd, Durham, NC 27704

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