Jim Hill of Nashville, who served as a Democrat in the Arkansas House of Representatives from 1993-1996 and in the Arkansas Senate from 1997-2007, died today following a lengthy illness. He was 74.
Hill was Senate President Pro Tempore during the 84th General Assembly.
A funeral service is being planned for this Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Nashville. Talk Business has more, including statements from Gov. Mike Beebe and gubernatorial candidate Mike Ross. From Twitter, Sen. Mark Pryor: