The couple had met at Campbell High School where they both attended.
On June 8, 2012, they celebrated their fiftieth wedding anniversary. Their entire family enjoyed a May vacation to Walt Disney World in honor of the occasion.
The couple was also honored with a resolution presented to them by State Representative Kent Hampton on the eve of their anniversary (Photo right) and signed by Missouri Speaker of the House Steve Tilley.
Bud is the son of Charlie Hill Jr. and Georgia Laverne Hill, Mary Lou is the daughter of Lloyd Miller and the late Lu Miller, all of Campbell.
Together, the Hills have two daughters, Jennifer Adair and Julie Foriester, both of Campbell, five grandchildren and one great grandchild.