Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

April 18, 2013

William T. Hillman Jr.

Jan. 19, 1930 - April 16, 2013


— William T. Hillman, Jr., 83, Kokomo, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at his residence.

William T. Hillman, Jr. was born Jan. 19, 1930, in Clarksville, Tenn., the son of William T. Hillman, Sr. and Jennetta Rice Hillman. He was employed at Chrysler Corporation, retiring in 1987. He was a member of New Hope Full Gospel Church. He loved fishing, hunting and gardening. He was formerly a Mason and Elks member. His parents, four sisters and three brothers preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Wilma L. Hillman; sons, Ronnie N. Hillman, Kenneth Lee Hillman (Deborah) and Robert Lee Hillman; daughters, Barbara Ann Gillard and Carolee Hillman; brothers, Louis Hillman, (Linda), Arthur Hillman (Chriss) and Ted Hillman (Janice); sisters, Lizzie McGregor, Clarksville, Tenn., Jennie Reed, Clarksville, Tenn., and Glodine Hillman, Kokomo; 18 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Second Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Elliott Faison of New Hope Full Gospel Church will be the officiant and eulogist. Visitation will be 9 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens.

Arrangements entrusted to Bluitt & Son Funeral Home. Online condolences can be left at www.williamsandbluitt.com.

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