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Dorothy Martin Givens Hill

Dorothy Martin Givens Hill, 73, was called home from this life on Thursday, September 28, 2017, at her residence in Tilton. Mrs. Hill was born October 9, 1943, in Bassfield to Wilburn and Mildred Greene Martin.
Services were held on Saturday, September 30, at 3 p.m. at Sauls Valley Baptist Church with graveside services following in Sauls Valley Cemetery. Bro. Winston Fortenberry and Bro. Archie Herrin presided over the services. Wilson Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Dot worked for twenty years as a nurse at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in McComb. She loved to serve others and worked in the mission field both at home and abroad. Dot was a faithful member of Sauls Valley Baptist Church and will be missed by her church family and friends.
Surviving her is her husband, Tommie Hill of Jayess; daughter, Barbara Ann Dixon (Noah) of Dacula, Georgia and Monticello; son, Billy Michael Givens (Judy) of BallGround, Georgia; daughter, Mary Hazel Hill of Monticello; son, Fred Allen Hill of Fort Gordon, Georgia; sons, James Dean Hill and Tommie Hill of Alabama; daughters, Connie Cutrer and Wendy Hill of Alabama; brothers, Wilburn Martin Jr. (Donna) of Sontag and Terry Dewayne Martin of Monticello; sisters, Inez Shows (Michael) of Ocean Springs and Sue Cuevas (Robert) of Gulfport; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Additionally, she is survived by her caretaker and friend, Veronica Holmes Howell.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Billy Ford Givens and brother, Glenn Martin.
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