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OBIT: Mrs. Hazel Hall, Age 88, Of Plunketts Creek

Mrs. Hazel Hall

Mrs. Hazel Hall age 88 of the Plunketts Creek Community died at 6:50 a.m. Monday morning December 25, 2017 at the St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro where she was admitted December 21st suffering from pneumonia.

Thursday morning December 28th funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. from the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home with her former pastor Bro. Mike Shelby officiating and her grand-sons-in-law, Travis Humes and Scott Brewer delivering the eulogies. Burial followed beside her husband in the Garden of Gethsemane at Smith County Memorial Gardens.

The only child, she was born Hazel Richardson November 13, 1929 on the Plunketts Creek Community family farm and was the daughter of the late Luther Wilson Richardson who died at the age of 84 on September 13, 1979 and Verna House Richardson who died just short of a year later on September 8, 1980 at the age of 83.

She was united in marriage on October 15, 1949 to Defeated Creek Community native Vernon Hollis Hall who preceded her in death at the age of 76 on October 3, 2006.

Mrs. Hall was a 1948 graduate of Smith County High School where she majored in home economics, was a member of the music and Spanish club, was a member of the Beta Club her junior and senior years and was the typist for the Owl paper her senior year.

Mrs. Hall was first a member of the Rome Baptist Church and about five years ago moved her membership to the Hillcrest Baptist Church in Lebanon.

She retired in 1984 as assistant vice-president of the Trust Department of the former First American National Bank in Nashville with over twenty seven years of service.

Surviving are her two daughters, Gale Burns and husband Martin, Denise Summar and husband Larry all of the Plunketts Creek Community; six grandchildren, Heather Brewer and husband Scott, Amy Gentry and husband Winn all of the Plunketts Creek Community, Jake Pyburn and wife Kelly of Alexandria, Paige Humes and husband Travis of Lebanon, Hilary Summar of Gordonsville, Zach Summar and wife Lindsey of Lebanon; fifteen great- grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.