Etta Lou Hill


Mrs. Etta Lou Hill, 79, of Greenbackville, passed away Dec. 15, 2020, at her home.
She was born in Fruitland, Md., on April 10, 1941, a daughter to the late Robert and Martha (Martin) Day.

She was a member of Union United Methodist Church and Greenbackville Vol. Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.

Etta is survived by her loving spouse of 34 years, Arthur “Reds” Hill, of Greenbackville; three daughters, Teresa Wimbrow and her husband, Paul, of Greenbackville, Pamela Hoffman and her husband, Jim, of Salisbury, Md., and Dana Massey and her husband, Jeff, of Greenbackville; stepdaughter, Teresa Selby, and her husband, Robert, of Greenbackville; stepson, Robert Hill, and his wife, Jamie, of Greenbackville; three grandsons, Kyle Watkinson and his wife, Ashley, of Parksley, Tyler Watkinson and his wife, Nikki, of Greenbackville, and Brice Massey, of Greenbackville; two step-grandsons, Bobby Selby and his wife, Tammy, of Parksley, and John Selby and his wife, Amanda, of Staunton, Va.; three great-granddaughters, Natalie Watkinson, of Princess Anne, Md., Hailey Watkinson, of Princess Anne, and Mackenzie Watkinson, of Greenbackville; two great-grandsons, Grayson Watkinson, of Greenbackville, and Kenson Watkinson, of Parksley; two step-great-granddaughters, Tracy Selby, of Parksley, and Addisynn Selby, of Staunton; step-great-grandson, Levi Selby, of Staunton; several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Howard Milton Marshall Jr.; two twin great-granddaughters, Addison and Kenslee Watkinson; sister, Elizabeth Drummond; brother, Robert Day Jr.; and first husband, Howard “Pete” Marshall Sr.

Graveside services will be held Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, at 2 p.m., at the Greenbackville Cemetery, Greenbackville, with the Rev. Brenda Laws officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Union United Methodist Church, 2198 Spinnaker St., Greenbackville, VA 23356, or Greenbackville Vol. Fire Department, P.O. Box 156, Greenbackville, VA 23356.

Services entrusted to Salyer Funeral Home Inc. on Chincoteague Island.

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