July 19, 2022, 96, Goldsboro –
Jeanne Fisher Hill, 96, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 in Tazewell, Tennessee. Born in Brockton, Massachusetts on October 15, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Leroy E. and Ida Carlton Fisher.
In addition to her parents, Jeanne was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Bennie Hill and granddaughter, Kristina Trivett.
Jeanne is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra H. and Robbin Martin of Tennessee and Nancy H. and David Trivett of Delaware; son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Teresa Hill of Wilson; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Jeanne proudly served her country in the United States Air Force. She retired from the Wayne County Health Department where she served as a nurse. Jeanne later served as a liaison at Wayne UNC Health Care between doctors and families in the emergency room. She also was a dedicated volunteer with Meals On Wheels in Goldsboro.
Jeanne enjoyed being active within the community. She was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority. Jeanne also shared her musical talents singing with the Third Century Singers.
Jeanne took great solace in the simple things in life, she could often be found knitting or enjoying watching her favorite team, the N.C. State Wolfpack on television.
Jeanne worshipped at St. Luke United Methodist Church where she was a longtime member.
A service to celebrate Jeanne’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, July 24, 2022 in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home. Interment with military honors will follow the service at Fairview Cemetery in La Grange. The family will receive friends during the hour prior to the service from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Online condolences may be expressed at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.