Calvin Smith Hill
Calvin Smith Hill
  • June 8, 1930 - October 15, 2017
  • Newport News, Virginia

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Calvin Smith Hill, 87, passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017. He was born in Boykins, Virginia to the late Eunice and Bynum Hill on June 8, 1930.

Calvin retired from Newport News Shipbuilding as an electrical designer with 38 years of service. After retirement, he and Latrelle spent their time between Punta Gorda in Florida and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, where they met many good friends.

Calvin was survived by his wife of 63 years, Latrelle; his son, Gary K. Hill and wife, Terry; granddaughters, Samantha Stanaway and husband, Erek, and Hailey Michael and husband, Blake; and great-grandson, Matthew Stanaway.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 4:00 pm on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home.

The family would like to thank the staff in the memory support and healthcare unit at The Chesapeake for their loving care of Calvin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 102, Norfolk, VA 23502.

Friends are encouraged to visit to share memories and words of condolence with the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, 2551 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666.