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William G. "Bill" Hilliard

May 27, 2022



William G.  “Bill” Hilliard


William G. “Bill” Hilliard, 87,   of Burlington,  passed away on Friday 5/27/2022 at the Alamance Regional Medical Center.  

A native of Alamance County,   he was the husband of Osyth Mason “Toosey” Hilliard for 66 years.  He was the son of C.C. Hilliard, Sr. and Ethel Harris Hilliard,  both deceased.   He was a  1954 graduate of Walter Williams High School in Burlington and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force where he loved being a medic and a pilot.   He retired as a national sales manager for a company specializing in plastics molding.  He had a great sense of humor and loved to make people laugh.

In addition to his wife,  Mr. Hilliard is survived by his son, Steven Hilliard of Knoxville, TN;  daughters,  Katrina Parnell, of High Point,  Jane Rahm and Robin Thomas, both of Burlington;  10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son,  Geoffrey William Hilliard, MD;  his brothers,

C. C. Jr.,  Zeke, Fitch and Melvin;  his sisters, Blanche, Hazel, Bertie, Lola and Frankie.

The family will honor Mr. Hilliard’s life with a private service.

In his memory,  memorial contributions may be made to AuthoraCare  Collective,  914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC  27215.

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