Carl Hall, 74, Wabash, died at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, at Parkview Wabash Hospital. He was born Oct. 27, 1941, in Buckingham, Ky., to Lee and Martha (Newsome) Hall.
Carl married Joyce Slone in Wheelwright, Ky., on Feb. 10, 1960. He worked for Container Corporation, Wabash, retiring after 25 years. Carl was a member of the Wabash Free Will Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, playing the banjo, going to auction sales, and was a huge Kentucky Wildcat fan.
He is survived by his wife: Joyce Hall; and two sons: Drexel (Rita) Hall; and Douglas Hall Sr., all of Wabash; five grandchildren: Douglas (Jessi) Hall Jr.; Cigi (Nathan) Thomas, both of Wabash; Diana (James) White, LaFontaine; Leslie Combs, Wabash; and Rickie Boule, Salem; 18 great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Arlie (Trudy) Hall, Charslestown; and Bobby Hall, Cleveland, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter: Tammy Hall; five brothers; and four sisters.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at Wabash Freewill Baptist Church, Wabash, with Pastor Tod Masters officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash, and one hour prior to the service at the church.