She was born May 6, 1917 at Walker, W.Va, a daughter of Dorr and Mary Luvina Cunningham Ferree. She was a graduate of Parkersburg High School, Class of 1935, and for many years managed the Junior League Shop on Market Street. She had previously been employed at the former Elberfeld’s Dept. Store and in the financial office of Hill’s Dept. Store from the time of their opening.
Frances was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Carroll F. Hall, Jr. D.C.; two sisters, June and Lucille; and one brother, Paul.
She was very proud of her three surviving sons and grandchildren: Dr. Carroll “Bud” Hall (Mary) of Salinas, Calif., Dr. David C. Hall (Amelia) of Harrisonburg, Va. and Jonathan F. Hall (Laura) of Williamstown, W.Va.; five grandchildren, Julie Tripler, Nathaniel Hall (Erin), Eric Hall (Kayla), Chelsey Hall, and David Hall ,II; and two great-grandchildren, Brandon and Ashley Tripler.
Services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the Vaughan Funeral Home, 1010 Murdoch Avenue, Parkersburg, W.Va. with the Rev. Diane Kenaston officiating. Interment will follow in the Evergreen South Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to services Saturday at the funeral home.
For those considering an expression of sympathy, memorials may be made to Outreach Missions, Crossroads United Methodist Church, 7390 Old St. Marys Pike, Waverly, WV 26184.
A guest book is available for sending condolences to the family at www.vaughanfh.com