Michael "Mike" Eugene Hill, 64, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center.

Michael "Mike" Eugene Hill, 64, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center.

He was born Oct. 12, 1952 in Helena, the son of the late John G. Hill and Betty Jean Mitchell Hill.

Mike was a graduate of the Southern Baptist Seminary where he received his Master of Divinity. He was a professor at Jefferson Community College Southwest for over 25 years. Mike was a member of First Baptist Church of Eastwood, where he also served as a deacon.

He leaves a brother, Gary Hill and his wife, Ann; a niece, Lisa Wells of Corona, California and nephew, John "Mitch"Hill, all of Helena-West Helena; a sister, Jinna Compton and husband, Stephen of Little Rock; and two nieces, Carly and Emory. Besides his brother, he also leaves by many loving church friends whom helped care for him, including Kay and Larry Aaron.

A graveside service for Mike Hill will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 at Sunset Memorial Park in Helena–West Helena. Brother Adam Rowland will officiate.

Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Helena-West Helena.