BRECKENRIDGE – Nelda Ruth Harrelson Hill, 61, of Breckenridge, passed away Monday, May 31, 2010 at her residence. Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday at the Bethany Baptist Church in Breckenridge directed by Edwards Funeral Home of Eastland. Burial will follow in Nimrod Cemetery in Eastland County. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 P.M. at the church.
Mrs. Hill was born on September 14, 1948 in Gorman, TX to Oliver Thomas and Lillian Lucille (Stansell) Harrelson. She graduated from Cisco High School and Cisco Jr. College. She married Woody Hill on June 21, 1968 in Cisco, Texas. She was the former owner and operator of Kountry Kousins Crafts in Breckenridge. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband, Woody Hill of Breckenridge; a son, James Erik Hill of Breckenridge; grandchildren, Sachariah James, Noah Wiley and McKenna Angelina Hill; brothers, Phillip Harrelson of wife Marilyn of Wellman, TX, Rodney Harrelson and wife Diane of Ladera Ranch, CA, Jimmy Harrelson and wife Sandra of Terrell, TX; sister, Sharon Jones and husband Gene of Cleburne, TX; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Charles Pamplin, Cotton Kinnard, Marlin Williams, Erik Hill, Larry Douglas, Randy Tait and Johnny Stoker.
To honor Nelda’s memory the family requests memorials may be made to Bethany Baptist Church.