Funeral services for Roy Hood Sill, 88, will be held Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, with burial to follow in Fort Jackson National Cemetery. Chaplin Brian Ogburn will officiate. The family will receive friends Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 from 2-4 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Stone Pavilion, CM Tucker Nursing Center, Attn: Maria Barerra, 2200 Harden Street, Columbia, SC 29203 or KershawHealth Hospice, 214 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
Mr. Sill passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. Born on June 24, 1927 in Chester, he was the son of the late John William Sill and Henrietta Hood Mobley. Mr. Sill served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He owned his own real estate company and residential building business for more than 40 years. He was a member of the Camden Shrine Club, Jamil Shrine Temple, Kershaw Masonic Lodge #29 and the York Rite Society.
Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Marie S. Sill; their children, Elaine S. Rowles (Everett) of Lugoff, Jean S. Jones (Stephen) of Moncks Corner, Roy Douglas Sill (Donna) of Atlanta, Ga., Virginia T. Butler (John) and Dawn T. Barber (Jack) of Lexington, Michael D. Sill (Ginny) of Louisville, Ky., and Hope S. Munn (Aaron) of Lugoff; 19 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by brothers, Edward, John, and Robert; and sisters, Wilma Rhame and Sarah Christmas.
The family wishes to thank all the caregivers for their love and kindness shown to our father during his illness. A special thanks to Brian Ogburn of KershawHealth Hospice.
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