Harold M. Hall, 83, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2014, at his home in Johnson City, Washington Co TN, surrounded by family and friends, following a lengthy illness.
He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church and the Boones Creek Historical Trust. He was a graduate of Boones Creek High School and earned a Bachelors degree from ETSU in 1953. He retired from the Kingsport Press.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents, Lokie L. and Esther Archer Hall; brother, Jerry Hall; sister, Shirley Osborne; and sister-in-law, Kat Hall.
He is survived by Charlotte King Hall, loving wife of 59 years; his sons, H. Kenton Hall and Anthony King Hall and wife Bambi; grandchildren, Emily Katelyn, Jeremy Alexander, and Michael and Adrain Hall; great granddaughter, Jayson Hall; brother, Robert Hall and wife Naomi; brother-in-law, T. J. Osborne; sisters-in-law, Julia Hall, and Christine Couch and husband Jack; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family would like to express their gratitude for the care given by Dr. Krishnan and Kim Pratt, nurses, especially Vickie, Jennifer, Louise, and personnel at the Regional Cancer Center. Special thanks to Rigby Harvey and his wife, Janet for their friendship.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. ~ 7 p.m., on Wednesday, February 19, 2014, at Snyder Memorial Gardens, Inc. in Gray, TN. The Reverend Sherrel Nave will preside and a celebration of life ceremony will follow. Serving the family as pallbearers will be Rigby Harvey, Roy Hall, J. Alexander Hall, Ira C. Dodd, Jason Hall, James Dishner, and Richard Arnold. Honorary pallbearers will be Ralph Friday, Arthur Garland, Billy Snyder, Roy Kendrick, and Clarence Denny.
Interment will be Thursday, February 20, 2014, at 11 a.m., at Snyder Memorial Gardens, Washington Co TN.