Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home
James R. “Jimmy” Hall, 72, of Richmond, husband of Mary E. Rison Hall, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2013, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.
Mr. Hall was born in Madison County on July 31, 1941, to the late Robert and Margaret Johns Hall.
He was of the Christian faith and had retired from Home Lumber Company in Richmond. He also served in the U.S. Army.
He enjoyed wood working, had great mechanical skills and was a dog lover, as well. He was known by many in Madison County as their Little League Baseball coach.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Hall is also survived by: his son, Chad Hall and wife Stacey of Richmond; his brother, Marvin Hall and wife Marianne of Phoenix, Arizona; his sister, Joyce Campbell and husband Earl of Richmond; his grandson, Austin Hall; and two nieces, Margaret Hurt and husband John, and Suzanne Campbell.
His family by marriage includes: two daughters, Sandra Dobson and husband Dean of Irvine, and Vickie White and husband Jeff of Lexington; six grandchildren, Joey Dobson and wife Andrea, Deborah Agee, Brianna Swain and husband Ryon, Alicia Baker and husband Josh, Andrea White and Brinley White; and two great-grandchildren:, Devon Marie Bryant and Sara Griffin.
The funeral service will be conducted 10 a.m. Monday, September 23, 2013, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Dallas Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in the College Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Combs, Parsons & Collins.
Pallbearers will be: John Hurt, Ryon Swain, Josh Baker, Joey Dobson, John Bryant and Jeff White. Honorary pallbearers will be: Steve Cosby, Earl Campbell, Aubrey Spivey, Russell Stewart, Mayor Jimmy Barnes, Edwin Luxon Sr. and Barrie Baker.