Darlene “Big D” Hill was born March 18, 1964 to the late Calvin and Mattie Lee Hinton. She worked at Norfolk Health Care Center in the Nursing industry most of her life. Darlene was a life-long member of Philadelphia Church of
Christ, where she was baptized.
In her spare time, she loved taking pictures, spending time with family, cooking, gardening, and teaching. She took great pride in her plants and she also loved life savers, because she was a lifesaver herself . She had a love for all living things.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Dorothy Ferber, Hester Hill, and Eileen Sumner. Left to cherish her precious memories are four daughters, Enjoli Hunter, Janae Harrington (Quince), Chanta Hill and MarQuida Hill; three sons, LaShawn Hill, Markquies Hill and MarQui Hill; sister, Calvetta Sumner-Gilliam; six brothers,
Leroy Hinton, Larry Moore, Gillie Moore, Calvin Hinton, Kym E. Sumner and Oliver Allen; eleven grandchildren, LaShai Johnson, Teonni Johnson, Quinaja Harrington, MarKira Hill, Quince Harrington and Tae’Sean Hill, Heaven Hill, Raphel Purnell,II, Marquis Hill II Markayla Hill, Noelle Hill and a host of other relatives and friends.