Mittie Pauline Rickman Hill

Mittie Pauline Rickman Hill

Mittie Pauline Rickman Hill, 97, of Crossett, passed away on October 15, 2016, at Stonegate Villa Health & Rehabilitation.

She retired from Chase Bag Company on May 11, 1979, after 38 years of employment. She was an active member of North Crossett First Baptist Church for 66 years, serving as a Children’s Sunday School teacher, VBS teacher, and choir member. She was always there for her family whether it was for a football game, a softball game, or a band or choir concert. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning, sewing, quilting, crocheting, and working in her flower beds and vegetable garden.

She was born on February 6, 1919 at Crossett and was the daughter of the late Robert Melton and Josiephine Maxwell Rickman.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Delmont Hill; a brother, J.T. Rickman; and four sisters, Lucille Watt, Lorene Byrd, Minnie Clark, and Nina Josey.

She is survived by a son, Wesley Lamar Hill and wife Leslie of Crossett; three brothers, Robert E. Rickman and Lexie Rickman both of Crossett, and James Edgar Rickman and wife Mary of Nixa, Missouri; two grandchildren, Abbey Ebarb and husband Phil of Sherwood, Arkansas and Andy Hill and wife Amber of Crossett; four great-grandchildren, Trib Ebarb of Little Rock, Toby Ebarb of Sherwood, Ethan Hill and Erin Hill, both of Crossett; and a host of special nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on October 17 at 10 a.m. at the North Crossett First Baptist Church, 1035 Highway 133 N, in Crossett, with Pastor Robin Allen officiating followed by an interment at Antioch Cemetery under the direction of Medders Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., on October 16 at the North Crossett First Baptist Church.

The family wishes to thank the employees of The Pillars, Stonegate Villa, and Hospice Homecare, for their love and care over the last 13 years. Memorials be made to North Crossett First Baptist Church Building Fund, 1035 Highway 133 N, Crossett, AR 71635, or the Antioch Cemetery Trust Fund, 187 Ashley Rd 710, Hamburg, AR 71646.

, 97, of Crossett, passed away on October 15, 2016, at Stonegate Villa Health & Rehabilitation.

She retired from Chase Bag Company on May 11, 1979, after 38 years of employment. She was an active member of North Crossett First Baptist Church for 66 years, serving as a Children’s Sunday School teacher, VBS teacher, and choir member. She was always there for her family whether it was for a football game, a softball game, or a band or choir concert. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning, sewing, quilting, crocheting, and working in her flower beds and vegetable garden.

She was born on February 6, 1919 at Crossett and was the daughter of the late Robert Melton and Josiephine Maxwell Rickman.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Delmont Hill; a brother, J.T. Rickman; and four sisters, Lucille Watt, Lorene Byrd, Minnie Clark, and Nina Josey.

She is survived by a son, Wesley Lamar Hill and wife Leslie of Crossett; three brothers, Robert E. Rickman and Lexie Rickman both of Crossett, and James Edgar Rickman and wife Mary of Nixa, Missouri; two grandchildren, Abbey Ebarb and husband Phil of Sherwood, Arkansas and Andy Hill and wife Amber of Crossett; four great-grandchildren, Trib Ebarb of Little Rock, Toby Ebarb of Sherwood, Ethan Hill and Erin Hill, both of Crossett; and a host of special nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on October 17 at 10 a.m. at the North Crossett First Baptist Church, 1035 Highway 133 N, in Crossett, with Pastor Robin Allen officiating followed by an interment at Antioch Cemetery under the direction of Medders Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., on October 16 at the North Crossett First Baptist Church.

The family wishes to thank the employees of The Pillars, Stonegate Villa, and Hospice Homecare, for their love and care over the last 13 years. Memorials be made to North Crossett First Baptist Church Building Fund, 1035 Highway 133 N, Crossett, AR 71635, or the Antioch Cemetery Trust Fund, 187 Ashley Rd 710, Hamburg, AR 71646.