KINGSPORT — Jerry Lee Hall, age 71, died on September 13, 2011.
He was the son of the late L.L. Hall and Esther Archer Hall. He graduated from Boones Creek High School in 1957 and Attended Graham Bible College.
A true man of God, he went to be with his Heavenly Father after three years of battling cancer. His wonderful sense of humor got him through many difficult situations. He was truly a people person and loved conversation.
After working as an electrician for many years at Eastman Kodak, he retired early to serve God in a full time capacity as a minister at several different area churches. His main focus has been to reach his fellow men and women for Christ. He was serving Virginia Avenue Baptist Church at the time of his death.
He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Julia Corum Hall; Sons, Jerome Hall and wife, Melanie, of Spartanburg, South Carolina, and Jason Hall, of Kingsport, Tennessee; Grandchildren, Christopher Ross, Tyler Norris, Thayer Hall, P.J. Hall, Joshua Hall and Briley Hall; Sister, Shirley Osborne and husband, T.J., of Gray; Brothers, Harold Hall and Wife, Charlotte, and Robert Hall and wife, Naomi, Sister-In-Law, Paula Keys, all of Gray, Tennessee. Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.
Services will be held at Virginia Avenue Baptist Church, 1401 Virginia Avenue, Bristol, Tennessee, on Saturday, September 17, 2011.
Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and 1:00 P.M. to 2:30 P.M. The service will follow with Rev. Albert Bentley and Dr. William Duncan officiating. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Graveside with committal will follow at Tri-Cities Memory Gardens.
A special thanks to the Nurses with Amedisys Hospice Services for their tender, loving care, and also to our caring Church, Virginia Avenue Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, you may make a contribution to our church or any worthy charity.
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Tri-Cities Funeral Home, Blountville Chapel, is honored to serve the family of Jerry Lee Hall.