THOMAS EARL HILL, age 69, of Winchester, Tenn., departed this life Friday, June 26, 2015 at the Willows of Winchester.

Mr. Hill was born on August 21, 1945 in Huntland, Tenn., to the late Hugh Lawson and Edna (Watson) Hill.

He was a member of Hickory Grove Baptist Church in flower 13Huntland. Mr. Hill was a self-employed small engine repair mechanic. His favorite hobby was hunting, Mr. Hill was a loving father and grandfather, “one of kind”.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Hill, sisters; Virginia Parham, Elsie Clark, Clata Taylor, Christine Robinson, brothers; James Hill Johnny Hill and Buck Hill.

Mr. Hill is survived by his son James Hill of Chattanooga, Tenn., daughter Marcia (Tino) Padovan of Manchester, Tenn., grandchildren; Jessica Parker, Vallon Williams, Logan Williams, Sean Hornsby, Jacob Breed, 7 great-grandchildren; Aaron, Aidan, Avery, Jyllian, Ryelyn, Axyl, Layton, Kipton, sisters; Sadie Walker, Wilma Jean Gifford, Lela Mae Braswell, Thelma Johnson, and brothers; Robert Hill and Ray Hill.

Visitation with the family will be Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 4:00┬áP.M. – 8:00 P.M. at Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Huntland.

Services will be held on Sunday , June 28, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. from the chapel of Grant Funeral Services with Eulogist James Hill and Bro. Johnny Hand, officiating.

Interment will follow at Watson Cemetery in Huntland, Tenn., where he will be laid to rest next to his wife.

Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.