Hill, Randy

Sunday, January 14, 2018
Randy Hill
Randy Hill

Randy Hill, 59, a resident of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday evening, January 11, 2018, in a Chattanooga hospital.

Randy was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Hill, his father, Bill Cottrell, and his sons, Luke and Matthew Hill. 

Randy was a long time carpenter and attended Lighthouse International Church in Charleston Tn.

He is survived by his children, Tim Nicholson of Chattanooga, Noah Hill of Cleveland, Asia Whitlock and her husband Jared Robinson of Cleveland, his mother, Sue Cottrell of Cleveland, his sister, Tami Gregg and her husband, Chris of Johnson City, Tn., his brother, Gary Woods and his wife Connie of Cleveland, his grandchildren, Aiden Yancey, Shelbee Jordan, L T Norman and Hope and Faith Smith, his nieces Kerri Greene and Claudia Gregg, his nephews Ben and Sam Gregg, and his great-nephews, Dylan and Mason Greene.

A Remembrance of Life Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Avenue Chapel, with Pastor Mitchell Wright officiating.

The family will receive friends on Monday, from 11 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. 

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