Charles Edward Hill September 2, 1942 - July 25, 2020

Charles Edward Hill, 77, of East Flat Rock passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at his residence.  He was a son of the late Eula Mae and James Newell Hill.  He was also preceded in death by his wife, Donnie Lee Morgan Hill; brother, James Hill and a sister, Sibyl Staton.

A native of Henderson County and of the Baptist faith, Charles was an apple farmer for over 40 years.  He retired from Eaton Corp where he was a supervisor.  After retirement he then worked with his brothers and nephews at their commercial mowing business, Redmond Mowing.   Charles volunteered with the Blue Ridge Fire Department, served on the Board of Directors, and achieved lifetime member status.

Charles’ loved spending time with his grandchildren and supporting them in all their activities.  He was known to help anyone in need and support those less fortunate during the Holidays.  He enjoyed fishing and hunting in his free time.

Surviving him are his two sons, Lynn Hill and wife Kim of Hendersonville, Jerry Hill and wife Mitzi of Flat Rock; grandchildren, Hunter Hill and wife Molly, Ashton Hill and wife Heather, Trenton and Chelsie Hill; great-grandchildren, Archer, Kolt and Axton Hill; three sisters, Jean Jackson, Faye King and Sharon Amos; two brothers, Frank and Gerald Hill.

Services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army, Christmas Assistance Program, PO Box 2387
Hendersonville, NC 28792 or by CLICKING HERE.

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  1. Debra Varney says

    Our deepest condolences for your loss. He was a good man and neighbor. Heaven received a beautiful angel.

  2. Rhonda Morrison says

    Lynn, Jerry & Family,
    I am sorry to hear about Charles. I enjoyed working with him at Eaton – he always made me laugh! I feel blessed to have known him. Please accept my sympathy.

  3. R says

    Lynn, Jerry & Family,

    I’m so sorry to hear your Dad has passed. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family that God will bring you comfort and peace during this difficult time.

  4. Tony, Barbara, Anthony and Jeff Ward says

    The Hill Family,

    Sorry to hear of Charles passing, loved his smile an sense of humor.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  5. Vera Westall says

    My deepest condolences to the family. So many lifetime wonderful memories of Charles and family. Prayers for all during this difficult time.

  6. Barbara Buckner says

    Sorry for your loss. I worked with Charles at Eaton and he was a joy to work with and always had a story to tell. Thoughts and prayers for family and friends.

  7. John and Gracie Nix says

    Lynn, Jerry and family, so sorry to hear of Charles passing. Known him for years and he was a good friend.
    After the tears have dried and the goodbyes have been said, all we have to hold onto are the happy memories that we shared with Charles.. This is what keeps him alive in our hearts and in our minds, and they will continue to live in our hearts. At this difficult time in your life, we pray that God will grant you the serenity and peace that you need to get through this. May you find peace and comfort knowing that your Charles has found rest in the arms of the Lord. Stay strong and know that you are remembered in our thoughts and prayers.

  8. Kenny & Tracey Jenkins says

    All our prayers to Jerry, Mitzi, Lynn, Kim and all the family in this difficult time.