Ivy Nora Hill, a former Prairie City resident, died Dec. 11, 2006 at her residence in Globe, Ariz.-She was 94.

A graveside service will be held at noon on Wednesday, December 20, 2006, at the Prairie City Cemetery.

-Mrs. Hill was born Aug. 15, 1912, in Dow, Oklahoma to John Robert and Katherine (Jones) Johnson. She was married to Port Arthur Hill in November of 1934.-She was a nurse in her younger years.-She was also a restaurant owner of the Pima Lodge Cafe in Pima, Ariz., Joe's Restaurant in Safford, Ariz., Curly Q Drive In at Thatcher, Ariz. and the Home Cafe in Willcox, Ariz.

She enjoyed crocheting and crafts, her family and her little dogs.-

-Mrs. Hill is survived by one son, Joe Hill, of Globe, Ariz.; four daughters, Johnnie Titus, and husband Bob of Prairie City; Lanora Guilford and husband Bill of Globe, Ariz.; Mildred Kirkland of Crescent City, Calif.; and Lois Small and husband Doug of Edmund, Okla.; a brother, Frank Johnson of Exeter, Calif.; 27 grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren.

-She was preceded in death by her husband, Port A. Hill, in 1989; two sons, two daughters, and two grandsons.

Arrangements are under the direction of Driskill Memorial Chapel.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.