Scott Harold Hill


Scott Harold Hill, 86, of Columbus went to live with Jesus on Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, from Lutheran Community Home in Seymour.

Born Feb. 28, 1930, in Seymour, he was the son of Clyde and Irma Hibner Hill. He married Susie Carter on Sept. 29, 1950, and she survives.

Scott’s life was a life of love and devotion to his Lord, his family and his fellow man. He was a member of Community Church of Columbus and an avid Bible student and teacher. Scott was proud to serve in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was a teacher and administrator at Bartholomew County Schools for several years. Later, he worked in human resources for Dunlap Home Improvements in Columbus. He retired from Parker Hannifin Corp. in Tell City. He loved God, his family, his church and his work. His other loves were reading, storytelling, fishing and helping others.

Other survivors include sons, Curtis Hill of Michigan, Bradley (Freda) Hill of Indianapolis and Brian Hill of Indianapolis; daughter, Karen (David) Blystone of Columbus; brothers, Robert (Janet) Hill of Columbus and Ralph Hill of Canton, Illinois; sisters, Constance (Jude) Richardson of Pennsylvania and LuAnn (Gordon) Barker of Edinburgh; sister-in-law, Jackie Hill of Seymour; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Douglas Hill, and a sister-in-law Charity Hill.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Community Church of Columbus with Pastor Chuck Coleman officiating. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery in Seymour.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jewell–Rittman Family Funeral Home and from 9 a.m. until time of Thursday at the church.

Memorials may be made to the Our Hospice of South Central Indiana or Community Church of Columbus.

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