Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

November 26, 2012

Everett Wayne Hall Jr.

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Visitation for Everett Wayne Hall Jr., age 80, of Jacksonville will be from 1 -3 p.m. Sat., Nov. 24, at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.  Immediately following visitation a graveside service will be held at Concord Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Rev. Barbara Hugghins officiating.

Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

 Mr. Hall passed away Wed., Nov. 21, 2012 in Tyler.

He was born Feb. 10, 1932 in Troup.

Mr. Hall retired as Vice President from SESCO (acquired by TXU) after 42 years of service, and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville.  His community activities include:  past president of the American Cancer Society of Cherokee County, Jaycees, Data Processing Managers Association of East Texas Chapter, Jacksonville Masonic Lodge past master, member of Sharon Temple Shrine, Kiwanis Club and Rotary Club.  He served as a Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force, loved his family, travel, golf, geneology, hunting, caring  for his yard, and volunteering in various community activities.

He is preceded in death by his sisters Opal Murphy and Pearline Derrington, and son-in-law Carl Tennison.

Survivors include his wife Betty Hall of Jacksonville; daughters Cathy Bedsole and husband Ted of Rockwall and Jan Tennison of Jacksonville; son Doug Hall and wife Cathy of Mesquite; grandchildren Carlee Tennison of Tyler, Jentrie Tennison of Jacksonville, Parker Hall and wife Jessica of Dallas, and Janie Page and husband Miller of Dallas; sister Carol Fincher and husband Kenneth of Pert; brother Billy Hall and wife Barbara of New Summerfield, and brother-in-law James Murphy of New Summerfield.

Honorary pallbearers will be Ronny Lee, Charles Broadway, Charles Bratz, John Barton, and Kenneth Melvin.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 1031 S.E. Loop 456, Jacksonville, TX  75766.