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Mr. Robert J Hillery

February 12, 1934 ~ July 2, 2019 (age 85)

Obituary

Mr. Robert J. Hillery, a resident of Waukegan, Illinois, was born February 12, 1934, in Clayton, Alabama to William J. and Flora B. Hillery. He moved to Illinois in 1968. In 1978, he established his business, Hillery's Bar-B-Que Restaurant, which he operated for the next 40 years.

Brother Hillery was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Beatrice; brother, William; two sisters, Ruby and Lula Mae; and daughter, Ada.

Robert leaves to cherish his memories: son, Robert, Jr. (LaVerne); daughter, Penny (Derrel); eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild.; brother, Fred; sister, Anna; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
 

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Services

Funeral Service
Saturday
July 13, 2019

12:00 PM
Mt Silla Baptist Church
409 Locke Ave
Union Springs, AL 36089

Please note
A Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Mr. Robert J. Hillery will be held Saturday, July 13, 2019, at 12:00 noon from the sanctuary of Mount Silla Baptist Church, 1059 Mount Silla Church Road, Midway, Alabama. Rev. James Person will deliver Words of Comfort. Mr. Hillery will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral services.
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