Biography of

Lucy Early Beard Hill


Born 30 May 1863, Academy, Pocahontas, WV
Died Oct. 1938
Married Burke C. Hill, 26 Oct 1887, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV; b 1858, d 1900


Children Born
Clarence Fenton Hill 20 Jan 1889, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Charles R. Hill 15 Sep 1891, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Thomas C Hill 24 Sep 1892, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Lloyd C. Hill 14 Oct 1894, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Mary Annie Hill 13 Mary 1899, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV











Obituary - Mrs. Lucy Beard Hill, aged 74 years, died in Covington on Friday Night, November 18, 1938.  On Sunday afternoon the funeral was held in Covington, by her pastor, Rev. H. S. Coffey of the Granberry Methodist Church, Interment in the Oak Grove Cemetery at Hillsboro.  Mrs. Hill was a daughter of Charles W. and Elizabeth Perkins Beard.  She was born at Hillsboro May 31, 1864.  In 1887 she became the wife of the late Burke C. Hill, who died in 1900.  She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Harry Wanless of Cass, and two sons, C. E. Hill of Covington and Lloyd Hill of Brownsville, Pennsylvania; also by her sister Mrs. Nannie Beard of Marlinton.  For the last twenty five years Mrs. Hill has made her home with her son in Covington.  Of her, the Covington Virginian says "She was of a delightful personality and one of Covington's most widely beloved women".