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Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home

522 Wilkesboro Blvd Se, Lenoir, NC

OBITUARY

Ray Matthew Hall

May 10, 1931October 25, 2019
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Mr. Ray Matthew Hall entered into the gates of Heaven on October 25, 2019 while surrounded by his loving family at Caldwell Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Hall was born May 10, 1931 in Caldwell County to the late Ivey David and Coleen Cline Hall. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, John Hall; sister, Jeanette St. John along with two grandchildren, Shane and Benjamin Hall.

Ray was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and a proud Veteran of the United States Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. He was employed through Crestline and Brandon Furniture as a supervisor in the furniture industry while being a dedicated member of Union Grove Baptist Church, serving as a Deacon, Fellowship Hall Committee, Building Committee, and a music director for over twenty-five years.

Ray enjoyed camping and fishing with his friends. He was a big Tarheels and Atlanta Braves fan but most of all he enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren play many sports.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 66 years, Mary “Sue” Gilbert Hall; his sons, David R Hall and wife Deborah of Lenoir, Stephen R Hall and wife Suzanne of Lenoir; brother, Terry Hall and wife Mildred of Lenoir; sister, Jane Beane and Husband Marshall of Lenoir.

Also left to cherish are three grandchildren, Dara Rhea Childers and husband Travis of Hildebran, Dona E. Rudicil and husband William of Rutherford College, and Jacob Christian Hall of Hickory; and four great grandchildren.

A funeral service to honor Mr. Hall will be held on Monday, October 28, 2019 at Union Grove Baptist Church at 2:00 pm with Rev. Sam Craven and Rev. Lynn Parsons officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends for two hours on Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Union Grove Baptist Church. Military Honors will be provided by the US Army National Guard and the Caldwell County Veterans Honor Guard. Serving as pallbearers will be Jacob Hall, Travis Childers, William Rudicil, Keith St. John, Allen Hall and Daryl Triplett.

Memorials may be made to Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care at 902 Kirkwood St Lenoir, NC 28645.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.pendrysfuneralhome.com.

Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Ray Matthew Hall.

  • FAMILY

  • Mary Sue Hall, Wife of 66 Years
  • David R. and Deborah Hall, Son and Daughter-in-Law
  • Stephen R. and Suzanne Hall, Son and Daughter-in-Law
  • Terry Hall, Brother
  • Jane Beane, Sister
  • Dara Rhea Childers and Husband Travis, Grandchild
  • Dona E. Rudicil and Husband William, Grandchild
  • Jacob Christian Hall, Grandchild
  • Ivey David Hall and Coleen Cline Hall, Parents (deceased)
  • John Hall, Brother (deceased)
  • Jeanette St. John, Sister (deceased)
  • Shane and Benjamin Hall, Grandchildren (deceased)
  • Mr. Hall also leaves four great grandchildren to cherish his memory.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Jacob Hall
  • Travis Childers
  • William Rudicil
  • Keith St. John
  • Daryl Triplett
  • Allen Hall

Services

  • Receiving of Friends Sunday, October 27, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, October 28, 2019

Memories

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Terry Ragsdale

October 28, 2019

Coach Hall, I'll never forget you. Thanks for being a big part of my childhood and life.

Billy & Regina Holman

October 28, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Ray was one of a kind and will be missed. Prayers for you Sue and all your family.

Kathy Rosrk

October 27, 2019

Sue and family were so sorry to hear about the passing of Ray he will be missed dearly we are praying for y'all Kathy and Alicia Roark

Sandra Moore

October 27, 2019

We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Nancy Swink

October 27, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers band my heart goes out to Sue and the family. My dad Alvin Brooks thought alot of Ray. God bless you and your family. Nancy Brooks Swink.

William & Violet Rogers

October 27, 2019

We remember so many good times at Union Grove Baptist Church over the many years and our good memories while camping. Our sympathy to all the family. William & Violet Rogers

Phyllis Lanford

October 27, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Mr. and Mrs. Hall were always at ballgames to support Steve. Love and prayers. Phyllis and Coach Lanford

Frank Rice

October 27, 2019

Sue sorry to hear about . Prayers and thoughts for entire family.

Sandra Rozzelle

October 27, 2019

I loved Ray so much. He was a Ray of Sunshine,when he walked in the room He always shared his sweet smile with all he met, he never met a stranger. He truly will be missed.

Karen Hayes Bush

October 26, 2019

Dear Sue,Steve and David ,
I am so sorry to hear that Ray passed away. He was such a kind man! I loved talking to him at church about the TarHeel games. I will continue to pray for you sweet Sue! May God comfort all of you! With much love and sympathy! Karen Hayes Bush

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Biography

Mr. Ray Matthew Hall entered into the gates of Heaven on October 25, 2019 while surrounded by his loving family at Caldwell Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Hall was born May 10, 1931 in Caldwell County to the late Ivey David and Coleen Cline Hall. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, John Hall; sister, Jeanette St. John along with two grandchildren, Shane and Benjamin Hall.

Ray was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and a proud Veteran of the United States Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. He was employed through Crestline and Brandon Furniture as a supervisor in the furniture industry while being a dedicated member of Union Grove Baptist Church, serving as a Deacon, Fellowship Hall Committee, Building Committee, and a music director for over twenty-five years.

Ray enjoyed camping and fishing with his friends. He was a big Tarheels and Atlanta Braves fan but most of all he enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren play many sports.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 66 years, Mary “Sue” Gilbert Hall; his sons, David R Hall and wife Deborah of Lenoir, Stephen R Hall and wife Suzanne of Lenoir; brother, Terry Hall and wife Mildred of Lenoir; sister, Jane Beane and Husband Marshall of Lenoir.

Also left to cherish are three grandchildren, Dara Rhea Childers and husband Travis of Hildebran, Dona E. Rudicil and husband William of Rutherford College, and Jacob Christian Hall of Hickory; and four great grandchildren.

A funeral service to honor Mr. Hall will be held on Monday, October 28, 2019 at Union Grove Baptist Church at 2:00 pm with Rev. Sam Craven and Rev. Lynn Parsons officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends for two hours on Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Union Grove Baptist Church. Military Honors will be provided by the US Army National Guard and the Caldwell County Veterans Honor Guard.
Serving as pallbearers will be Jacob Hall, Travis Childers, William Rudicil, Keith St. John, Allen Hall and Daryl Triplett.

Memorials may be made to Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care at 902 Kirkwood St Lenoir, NC 28645.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.pendrysfuneralhome.com.

Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Ray Matthew Hall.