Mag Hill

Magdalene Hill

Magdalene “Mag” Hornbuckle Hill, 87, of New Hope, Alabama, passed away peacefully at home on Monday morning, March 1, 2021.

Magdalene was preceded in death by her parents Joseph “Jack” Hornbuckle and Sarah Elizabeth “Lizzie” Bolton Hornbuckle; her son William Thomas Hill, Jr.; sisters, Mary Bell DeArmond, Alta Mae Thompson, Opal Keel, Jean Cambron and Melva Mayhall; brothers, Leon Hornbuckle, J.M. Hornbuckle and Donald Hornbuckle; and her grandson, Bradley Guthrie.

Survivors include sisters, Juanita Stewart of Melbourne, FL, and Velda Gray of Marietta, GA; daughters, Kathey Hamer of Huntsville, AL, Deborah Hollingsworth of Owens Cross Roads, AL & Ann Graves and son-in-law, Larry Graves, of Guntersville, AL; grandchildren, Dr. Todd Hamer of Huntsville, AL, Tami Bobicz of Huntsville, AL, BJ Guthrie of Atlanta, GA, Chris Hollingsworth and Eric Hollingsworth of New Hope, AL; great-grandchildren Nikki Hollingsworth, Shelby Hollingsworth, Bobby Wayne Hollingsworth, Ashlyn Graves and Tyler Graves all of New Hope, AL, Madelyne Bobicz, Ava Bachelder and Isabell Bachelder all of Huntsville, AL; and one great-great-grandson, Memphis Hollingsworth of New Hope, AL.

The family would like to recognize the exceptional caregivers who took such good care of her, and who protected her safety through the COVID Pandemic.

She will be laid to rest on Saturday, March 13 2021 at Whitaker Cemetery in New Hope.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to one or both of the following organizations that provided excellent care for her over the past few years.

New Hope Senior Care Center / Meals on Wheels

123 Church Avenue

New Hope, Alabama 35760


SouthernCare New Beacon Hospice

200 West Side Square

Suite 440

Huntsville, Alabama 35801