Leroy Hilson

HILSON, Mr. Leroy, 77, of Steubenville, OH, passed away October 30, 2013, in Steubenville, OH.

He was born September 2, 1936 in Oakfield, GA, son of the late Tom and Rosa Span Hilson.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 12 siblings.

Mr. Hilson attended Babson Park, Florida Public School System. He was a construction worker in Local 809 for 40 years. He was a Baptist by faith.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Washington Hilson of Wintersville; two sons, Leroy T. (Brenda) Hilson Sr. of Wintersville, Lindsay Hilson, of Steubenville; two daughters, Cassandra (Paul) Taylor of Steubenville, Bonita Hilson of Steubenville; six grandchildren, Leroy T. (Tabitha) Hilson, Jr. of Steubenville, Kortney Hilson of Martins Ferry, Tiffany Hilson of Cincinnati, Whitney (Richard) Goff of Steubenville, Brandon Hilson of Martins Ferry, Simone Dreher of Steubenville; 10 great – grandchildren; and one sister, Helen (Charles) Andrews of Gurnee, Illinois.

Calling hours are 9 until services at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 5th, at Vinson House of Mortuary with Rev. Mary Ann Smith officiating.

Arrangements by Vinson House of Mortuary. Email condolences to: Vinson hom711sbcglobal.net.