Dorothy Grace Hill
July 5, 1937 – August 2, 2018
Dorothy Grace Hill, 81, went to be with the Lord on August 2, 2018, surrounded by loving family and friends. She was born July 5, 1937, to the late Ida Mae(Thomas) and Frank Stewart Jones, Sr. in Gallion (Marengo County), Alabama. She graduated from US 1 Jones High School(Demopolis,AL) and Booker T. Washington Business School(Birmingham, AL) On October 23, 1965, she married the late Clinton Hill, Sr. in Cleveland, Ohio. They moved to Sarasota, Florida in 1968 with Fischer Fashions. Dorothy was an avid reader and enjoyed Bible study, music, gardening, cooking, sewing and was a caregiver to many. She was a longtime member of Aglow International and the Sarasota Music Club; and was known to always have her dessert first, and was never without a witty quip. Precious memories of Dorothy will be cherished by her children, Rosena M. Hill Jackson (Jason), Clinton Hill, Jr. (Nikki), Mathis Bailey (Brenda Sue), Anthony Jones (Cheryl) and beloved granddaughter L. Marie Lang (Ben); brothers Carl G. Jones, Charles Jones (deceased) and Frank S. Jones, Jr., 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren and a multitude of extended family and friends. Dorothy did not want a service. Memorial contributions can be made to Senior Friendship Center of Sarasota, friendshipcenters.org.