Carolyn Cole Hill     

May 23, 1945 –

Dec. 24, 2012

Carolyn Cole Hill passed away Dec. 24, 2012. She was born to Thurman Calvin (Mug) and Bruna Fae (Brunie) Cole in Erath County, Texas. She was raised in Ferris and graduated from Ferris High School in 1963 and Tarleton State University in 1967. She taught for 10 years in the Ferris ISD and taught and subbed in Waxahachie for 30 years. She taught at Northside Elementary for 20 years before retiring and loved nothing more than being in a school and helping children.

She loved her church family at First Baptist Church where she was in the Seekers Sunday school class.

She is survived by her daughters, Tammy Jo and Angela Frances of Waxahachie; sisters, Marylou Beck of Palmer and Donna Martin of Plano; beloved cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Danny Joe Hill, and her parents.

The family wants to thank the staff at Baylor Medical Center at Waxahachie ICU and Pleasant Manor Nursing Home for the care she received.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at First Baptist Church with a reception to follow the service until 4 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Common Ground Ministries, P.O. Box 444, Waxahachie, TX 75168-0444.