Clarence “Monk” Hill, age 52 of Estill Springs, passed away October 11, 2013 at Huntsville Hospital.
A native of Coffee County, he was a 1978 graduate of Tullahoma High School. He was also a member of Oaklawn Baptist Church in Winchester. Having spent all his working life in the beverage industry, he worked the last five years as an area manager for the Coca Cola Bottling Group in Tullahoma; prior to that he worked for Pepsi, Sundrop and Budweiser.
Having no children of his own, he considered Noah, Kali, Kia, Trace and Dalton as his own children.
He enjoyed fishing and loved watch kids sports, seldom missing a game. He will be remembered as having never met a stranger, who was a generous and giving “one of a kind” man who would give the shirt off his back.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Hattie Riddle Hill and his father, Edward “Buster” Hill; sister, Shannon Hill.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Vicki McCullough Hill of Estill Springs; sister, Janet “Sis” (Eric) Campbell of Estill Springs; brothers, E.C. “Jabber” Hill of Normandy, George “Pud” (Glenda) Hill, also of Normandy, J. B. “Beetle” (Judy) Hill of Tullahoma, Tommy (Nancy) Hill of Estill Springs, and William “Worm” (Carolyn) Hill also of Estill Springs; numerous nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will conducted from the chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home at 4 p.m. Tuesday with Rev, Ray Gardner officiating.
Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens with friends and family members serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be Monday October 14, 2013 from 5-9 p.m.