James Robert Hill, 55, a lifelong resident of Orange, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, at his home. Memorial Service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at First Church of God on the corner of 9th and Main in Orange. Officiating will be Pastor Demetrius Moffett. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service at the church.

Born in Orange on Jan. 5, 1957, Robert was the son of James E. and Doris (Short) Hill. He was a great dad who cherished his children and grandchildren. Robert loved the outdoors and spending time with his family. Robert was a loving son, brother, and father whom will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him.

Preceded in death by his father, Robert is survived by his mother, Doris Hill of Orange; wife, Belinda Hill of Orange; daughters, Brandy (Mike) Quebodeaux, Jennifer (Brandon) Yawn and Meagan (Gerald) LaChance; and son, James “Robbie” Hill, Jr., all of Orange.

He is also survived by his sister, Roseanne Hill McDade of Orange; five grandchildren, one nephew, and a large extended family.

Cremation will be held under the direction of Claybar Funeral Home in Orange and Claybar Haven of Rest Crematory.