Joh­nie Lee Hill, 61, of Manns­ville, Oklahoma, passed away April 18, 2012, at the Mercy Memorial Hos­pital in Ardmore. He was born on August 2, 1950, to the late William Lee and Betty Ann Thompson Hill in Ardmore. Johnie was raised in the Ardmore and Mannsville area. He grad­uated from the Mannsville High School in 1968, be­fore joining the United States Air Force where he served till 1972. Johnie also attended the South­eastern Oklahoma State University. He married Linda Marie Oglesby on August 2, 1980, in Manns­ville. Johnie worked in education for 35 years at the Tushka High School, Mannsville Elementary and Victory Life Acade­my in Durant. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, spending time with his family and watching sports. Johnie was deacon at the Amaz­ing Grace Church in Ard­more, Oklahoma.


Joh­nie Lee Hill, 61, of Manns­ville, Oklahoma, passed away April 18, 2012, at the Mercy Memorial Hos­pital in Ardmore. He was born on August 2, 1950, to the late William Lee and Betty Ann Thompson Hill in Ardmore. Johnie was raised in the Ardmore and Mannsville area. He grad­uated from the Mannsville High School in 1968, be­fore joining the United States Air Force where he served till 1972. Johnie also attended the South­eastern Oklahoma State University. He married Linda Marie Oglesby on August 2, 1980, in Manns­ville. Johnie worked in education for 35 years at the Tushka High School, Mannsville Elementary and Victory Life Acade­my in Durant. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, spending time with his family and watching sports. Johnie was deacon at the Amaz­ing Grace Church in Ard­more, Oklahoma.

 

He is survived by his wife, Linda Marie Hill, Mannsville, Oklahoma; children, Brandon Hill and wife, Britney, Brittany Parker and husband, Dan­iel; grandchild, Bralynn Culp; aunts and uncles, Willis and Lawanda Jo Hall, Wanda Johnson; sisters, Latisha Gray and husband, Ernest, Twanda Hill and Bert Lummus, Diane Bralley; nieces, Carey Looney, Kelley Wil­liamson, Courtney Bral­ley, Shari Stidham, Tere­sa Smith and Stephanie Jones; nephews, Raymond Jones, Michael Stidham and Matthew Oglesby; great-nieces,Hailley and Meagan William­son, Ryleigh Kay Smith; great-nephews, Dillon Gray, Gatlin Looney, Lo­gan Musgrove and Kaden Musgrove; great-great­niece, Dillaynie Gray; pets, Boomer, Coco, Percy, Peppy, Big Boy and Rebel; mother-in-law, Nell Stew­art; father-in-law, Donald Harry Oglesby; brothers­in-laws, Larry and Gary Oglesby and Ryan Bral­ley; sister-in-law, Sharon Stidham Visitation will be today, April 20, 2012, at the Watts Funeral Home, Ma­dill from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and family hour from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

 

Services will be Satur­day at 10 a.m., April 21, 2012, at the Assembly of God Church, Manns­ville, Oklahoma. Pastor Duane Sheriff, Pastor Sue Sheriff, Pastor Tom Estes, and Pastor Betty Hester will officiate the service. Music arranged by Tom Estes, Jackie Peoples, Jack Hester and Shelly Webb. Interment will be at the Mannsville Cem­etery, Mannsville, Okla. Services will be under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma. Casket Bearers: Calvin Burton, Shannon Saxon, Dennis James, Phil Crane, Jack Hester, Ernest Gray and Ryan Bralley, Honorary Bearers: Gary Eubank, Wes Scruggs, Jerry James, Matt James, Jason Colvard, J. J. Parker and Lane Miller.

 

Condolences may be sent to wattsfuneralhome.com.