Welcome to the memorial page for

Blake Hilyer

June 15, 1984 ~ December 30, 2017 (age 33)


ASHLEY BLAKE HILYER, age 33 of Birmingham, passed away suddenly on December 30, 2017. He was born in Clanton, AL on June 15, 1984; the son of Donald Ricky Hilyer and the late Denise Gail Cleckler Thomas.

He was a former heavy equipment operator.

He is survived by: Daughter, Hannah Hilyer of Clanton; Son, Hayden Hilyer of Jemison; Daughter, Makenzie Hilyer of Hoover; Son, Tyler Hilyer of Clanton; Father, Rick Hilyer of Birmingham; Sister, Jada McDaniel of Birmingham; Brother, Donald Hilyer of Grand Rapids, MI; Fiancé, Ashley Dryden of Birmingham; and a host of other relatives.

He is preceded in death by his Mother, Denise Cleckler Thomas.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Chapel of Ellison Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. J. Aaron Ellison officiating.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

Burial will follow in the Union Grove Community Cemetery in Jemison, AL.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made towards the funeral expenses at the funeral home.

Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.

 Service Information

January 3, 2018

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Ellison Memorial Funeral Home
1709 Lay Dam Road
Clanton, AL 35045

Funeral Service
January 3, 2018

2:00 PM
Ellison Memorial Funeral Home
1709 Lay Dam Road
Clanton, AL 35045

Interment following funeral service
January 3, 2018

Union Grove Community Cemetery
Co. Rd. 42 and Co. Rd. 51
Jemison, AL 35085

Please consider making a donation to raise much needed funds to cover the funeral expenses.

No donation is too small and your support would be greatly appreciated.

January 2, 2018 9:34 pm

$50 from Elsie Vansant

So sorry to loose such a special young man. He will be MISSED! Love from Elsie Vansant, Beverly NcWorter, and families.

January 3, 2018 3:50 pm

$25 from Byron and Debbie Higgins

January 5, 2018 4:30 pm

$100 from Bill and Lisa Noland

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all

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