Funeral services for Judy Burress Hill of Early departed this life on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 11:30 p.m. after a lengthy battle with cancer.

She is survived by her husband, and love of her life, Walter “Dink” Hill of Early; daughter, Toni Hill McMillan and husband Wayne of Early; son, Kerry Hill and wife Maxine of Weatherford, and Chad Hill and wife Carla of Early. She is also survived by the pure joys of her life, her grandchildren: Dustin and Sidney Becktold of Early, Chase McMillan of Early, Austin Hill of Denton, Garret Hill of Weatherford, Kaiden Hill of Weatherford, Kinzey Funderburk of Brownwood, Ryan Hill of Early, Rylie Hill of Early, and Mckinley Belle of Early. She is also survived by her mother, Joan Cathey of Early.

Judy was preceded in death by numerous grandparents and relatives, including her father, Harvey Jones Burress of Decatur and son, Charles Raymond “Chuck” Ford, formerly of Brownwood.

She is survived by many friends that she considered among her family. Although they are to numerous to list. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Tanya Boyd of Brownwood and Kathy Karr of Spring.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the Heartland Funeral Home with Bro. Eddie Ailshie officiating. Interment will follow in the Indian Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.