Judith Anne Hill, known to many as "Momma Judy," was born Sept. 24, 1947, in Danville, Ill., to Molly J. Frazier and Virgil L. Campbell.
Judy graduated in 1965 from Schlarman Academy. She then relocated to Chicago to be with her extended family, The Reids, in Washington D.C., for a short time, Evanston, Ill., and eventually rooted in Georgetown, Ill. In Evanston, she married her former husband, Joseph E. Hill.
Judith worked in the accounting field for many years. She was employed at IBM, Walgreen's Accounting Center, and retired from Genpact in 2011.
Judith had many hobbies: playing cards, listening to music, arts and crafts, and spending time with her grandchildren. She was known for her warm and welcoming personality.
Judith leaves to cherish her loving memory two daughters: Janelle A. Hill and Jennifer Hill; five grandchildren, Tyrone Cunningham II, Isaiah Parker, Tekiah Parker, Ca'Ron Hill and Amiyah Hill; two brothers, Virgil L. (Annette) Campbell of Chicago and Arthur (Polly) Campbell of Las Vegas; a niece, Alicia M. Campbell; a special aunt, Gloria Fraizer; close friend, Shirley Spriggs; two goddaughters, Cathy Spriggs and Dee Dee Reid.
Judy had a lifetime of friends and family whom she experienced many memories with over her travels and encounters. She loved them all.
Judith was preceded in death by her parents and a nephew Virgil L. "Squint" Campbell.
Special thanks to Joan Robinson, Valerie Collier, Andrea Crowder and Transitions Hospice Team.
A memorial service will commence at noon Saturday, Aug. 27, at Leek & Sons Funeral Home, 304 E. Williams St., Danville. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. until the start of the service. Officiating: Rev. Brenda Brown. Interment: Resurrection Cemetery. Condolences and memorials may be sent by accessing www.leekandsonfuneralhome.com.
"And he will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away." - Revelation 21:4