Johnathan R. "Red" Hill passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 8:30 am at his home in Baton Rouge, LA. He was 80 years old and a native of Baton Rouge. Before his illness Red was well known in his profession as a house painter. He was an avid L.S.U. fan and enjoyed fishing.
Visiting at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 W. New River St., Gonzales, LA on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 11:00 am until service at 2:00 pm conducted by Bill Krambeer. Private inurnment will be at a later date at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Survived by 2 daughters and a son-in-law Brenda and Russell Simoneaux Jr., and Sandra Ashley; four grandchildren, Tiffany and spouse Matt Mathis, Kayla Simoneaux, Maggie Ashley and Daniel Ashley; one great grandchild, Peyton Fay Mathis.
Preceded in death by his wife, Fay Hill, parents and a sister.
The family would like to express their appreciation to Hospice of Baton Rouge, Dr. David Hanson and staff for their compassionate care given to our dad during this difficult time.
In lieu of flowers family request memorial donations be made to Hospice of Baton Rouge, Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge or the Wally Pontiff Foundation.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.ascensionfuneral.com