Elaine Hill Jordan, 63, was called home to be with the Lord on Dec. 14, 2009, in Brownwood, Texas, at the Brownwood Regional Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She had been in poor health from COPD for several years. Elaine passed away surrounded by family and friends.

    Elaine was born on Aug. 20, 1946, in San Angelo, Texas, to Oland Duskin and Myrtle Hill. At a young age, she moved with her family to Colorado City, Texas. She attended schools in Colorado City, She finished high school in Winnie, Texas.

    Elaine previously lived and worked in Lafayette, La., before moving to Brownwood several years ago.

    Elaine enjoyed her pets, and loved collecting cows and dolls. She always loved to laugh and cut up with her friends.

    The family would like to express their gratitude for the loving care given by Dr. Lisa Fowler and to the caring staff members of Lighthouse Hospice in Brownwood, Texas.

    Elaine was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Oland Donald Hill; and her sister, Louise Kennemur.

    Elaine is survived by her brother, Jerry Lynn Hill and his wife Yang Cha Hill; and cousins, Maurice Heleman, Harold Dixon and Wayland Dixon and Carolyn Banta. She is also survived by nephews, Donald and Howard Hill; nieces Lisa Hill, Dawn Baggett, Geraldine Trvdek, Linda Johnson and Donna Latka; sister-in-law, Billie Hill; aunt, Mildred Hill; and four great-nieces.

    Elaine’s remains will be cremated and spread according to her wishes.

    Memorials may be made to Lighthouse Hospice, 107 E. South Park Dr., Brownwood, TX, 76801.

    Arrangements are under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home of Early, Texas.