The Rev. Hugh Conwill, 75, died at his Baldwyn home on Nov. 12, 1973 following an extended illness. He was a former pastor of the First Baptist Church in Louise, the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Baldwyn and a number of churches in Alabama. He was a Mason. Services were Nov. 14 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church with burial in the Mt. Zion Cemetery neat Red Bay, Ala. Waters Funeral Home was in charge.
Survivors included his wife, Mrs. Evie Martin Conwill; one daughter, Mrs. Tula Waters of Shannon; five sons, Lawrence Conwill of Elizabethen, Tenn., Truitt Conwill of Houston, Texas, Calvin Conwill of Hanceville, Ala., Robert Conwill of Baldwyn and Bobby Conwill of Baldwyn; three sisters, Mrs. Lula Tharp of Red Bay, Mrs. Rade Livingston of Red Bay and Mrs. Viola Johnson of Trever, Wisc., four brothers, Henry Conwill of Red Bay, Oliver Conwill of Red Bay, Judson Conwill of Red Bay and Milbern of Tuscombia; 14 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.