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Obituary – Thurman “Julio” O’Neal Hill

Thurman “Julio” O’Neal Hill

A graveside service for Thurman “Julio” O’Neal Hill, age 79, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, September 12, 2022, at Rockdale Cemetery with William Penson, Roger Sewell, Mark Baker, J.C. White, Larry Loney, Joe Murray, Allen Hill and Lance Loney serving as honorary pallbearers. There will be no formal visitation.

Mr. Thurman passed away on September 8, 2022, at his residence.

Thurman was born on November 16, 1942, in Cass County, Texas, to Donald and Bessie Hill. He was a veteran of the United States National Guard. Thurman worked as a truck driver. He was a gentleman of the Baptist Faith.

He is survived by his significant other, Shelia Griffin; son, Michael Allen Coker; and brother, Willie Hill.

Thurman was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Morris Hill.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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Author: KSST Contributor

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