Betty Lou Riley Hill 73 of Monticello, AR passed away April 24, 2021 in Monticello. She was born December 20, 1947 in Dumas to the late J.W. (Son) and Louise Kendrick Riley. She was also preceded in death by her husband Dwight Hill and one sister Patsy Lay. Betty also attended Hopedale Baptist Church in Winchester, AR.
Betty worked for the Dumas School District for 10 years and then she decided to go into business for herself and bought a grocery store and named it Betty’s Grocery and she owned it for 6 years before she decided to retire. She loved to work in her yard and garden and especially loved spending time with her kids and grandkids.
She is survived by one brother Ricky Riley of Dumas and three sisters Mary Smallwood, Sherry Hill and Tooty Hill all of Dumas; and three sons Brad (Tanya) Hill, Kevin (Lori) Hill and Kirk (Kathy) Hill and one daughter Mandy (BJ) James; seven grandchildren Emily Hand, Ava Hill, Maxwell Hill, Macy Hill, Kirby Hill, Kolby Hill and Jessica Johnson. Memorials: American Cancer Society, 2222 Cottondale Ln #310, Little Rock, AR 72202
Visitation was held April 26, and graveside services at 11 Am Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at Walnut Lake Cemetery with Jerry Rawson officiating. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Arkansas.