HIGH POINT — Russell Delon Hill, 77, passed away peacefully and suddenly at his home on Monday, Nov. 16, 2020. Russell was born in High Point on April 27, 1943, and was a lifelong member of the High Point community. He was a member of Oak View Baptist church and a member of Fred Schuermann’s Sunday School class.

Russell is survived by his wife, whom he married August 1, 1980, Ruth Albertson Hill; daughter, Beverly Marie Whaley and her husband, Peter, of Evergreen; sons, Keith Russell Hill and his wife, Bonnie, of Chadborn, Kyle Lee Hill and his wife, Audrey, of High Point; sisters, Betty Lambert, Louise King and husband, Grayson, and Pat Barnes; 22 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Russell was preceded in death by his brothers, Charles, James and Larry Hill.

A graveside service will be held at 12 p.m. today at Guilford Memorial Park at 6000 W. Gate City Blvd. in Greensboro with Reverend Steve Smith and Reverend Donald Duncan. The family will greet friends following the service.

Memorial donations may be directed to Oak View Baptist Church, 810 Oakview Road, High Point, N.C. 27265. Condolences may be shared at www.cumby funeral.com. Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point is serving the family.