Morris Hileman

Published 1:48 pm Friday, August 14, 2015

Morris Hileman, 81, of Mocksville, formerly of Oxford, died on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at the United Hospital Center, Bridgeport, W.Va.

He was born July 20, 1934, in Oxford the son of the late Anda Aaron and Rulina Clemma Gaston Hileman. He had been a bus driver for 26 years for Doddridge County Schools. He was a member of the Harmony Methodist Church, Summers, W.Va. and attended Turrentine Baptist Church, Mocksville. He enjoyed farming and gardening.

Survivors: his wife, Ginger R. Rowe Hileman; sons, Anda K. Hileman (Melinda), West Union, W.Va. and Robert A. Hileman (Jackie), West Union; daughters, Susan R. Swiger (Lee), Salem, W.Va., Janet L. Bell (Jim), Mocksville, and Barbara A. Leggett (Brad), West Union; brother, Albert A. Hileman, Barberton, Ohio;  mother-in-law, Ethel Rowe, Mocksville; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by brothers, Howard T., Charles A., Floyd I., Aaron L., Henry C., Calvin D. ,Samuel J. Hileman; and sister, Juliet May LeMasters.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 1 from the McCullough Funeral Home, Pennsboro, W.Va., with Pastor Jimmy Lipscomb officiating. Burial followed in the West Union Masonic Cemetery.