Funeral services for Ethel Jessie Hill, Frankfort, will be held Thursday 1 p.m. at LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home. Rev. Brad Hockensmith and Dr. Craig Lascalzo will officiate. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Hill died Monday at her residence. A native of Shelby County, she was the daughter of the late Warren Madison and Annie Sea MaLear.
She spent her life as a homemaker and enjoyed having family around her. She was an avid reader, quilter and loved to travel, having visited all fifty states. She was a member of Evergreen Baptist Church where she previously taught Sunday school.
Ethel was preceded in death by husband Selbert Hill; sisters Catherine Washburn, Marjorie Sparrow, Irene Simpson, Sadie Brown; brother Ellis MaLear and grandson-in-law Terry Bromley.
She is survived by one daughter, Anna Mae (Richard) Moores, Louisville; sister Ella Best, Frankfort; three grandchildren, Tanya Bromley, Deborah (Joseph) Kleykamp and Rick Moores; two great-grandchildren Patricia (Jon) Mattison and Scott (Tara) Kleykamp; three great-great grandchildren Paige and Graham Kleykamp and A.J. Mattison.
Pallbearers will be Rick Moores, Joe Kleykamp, Scott Kleykamp, Jon Mattison, Tony Perry and Ed Brown.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, KY 40601. Guestbook at ljtfuneralhome.com.