Born 1923 -- Died 9-18-2004
Joan Hill, 81, a resident of Monette Manor, died Sept. 18, 2004, at S. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born in Fulton County, and lived in Caraway before moving to Jonesboro in 1966. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include two daughters -- Robbie Wallin of Jonesboro and Lanna Long of Bono; a sister, Jane Martin of Batesville; seven grandchildren -- Hunter Long and Evan Long both of Leachville, Brandon Fleming and Shawn Fleming both of Bono, and Summer Wallin, Brawn Wallin and Brandi Wallin all of Jonesboro.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hill; her parents, Albert and Alice Coggins; two sisters -- Oneidia Cooper and Violet Humphries; and three brothers -- Gene Coggins, Leslie Coggins and Noble Coggins.
The funeral was Sept. 20 in the Emerson Memorial Chapel. Burial followed in Jonesboro Memorial Park with arrangements under the direction of Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro.