September 1, 1928 ~ May 20, 2009

Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

George Elwood Hall, 80, of 47 Sunset Drive, Asheville, died on Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at his residence. A native of Buncombe Co., Mr. Hall was a son of the late Joseph Fred and Opha Plemmons Hall. He was preceded in death on November 13, 2000, by his wife Juanita "Jo" Hollar Hall, whom he married April 3, 1953, and by his brothers, Belvin, J.C., Levi, and Bryce Hall. Mr. Hall had worked as used car assistant manager at Parkland Chevrolet and also worked for a number of years at George Buckner's Marine Sales. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, serving with the 448th Construction Engineers, and was an active member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, where he served as treasurer, was a former trustee, and a member of the Board of Elders. He also volunteered at ABCCM. Mr. Hall is survived by his daughters, Sharon Roberson (Steve) and Karen Hall; sister-in-law, Rhonda Hall; grandchildren, Crystal Ball (Daniel), Chad Roberson (Stephanie), Brian Davis, and Candice Quinley; great-grandchildren, Cameron Quinley and Brayden Roberson, and a special friend, Lura Mae West. A funeral service for Mr. Hall will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Emmanuel Lutheran Church with the Revs. Hank Hollar and Dr. Michael McFarland officiating. Interment will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Steve Roberson, Chad Roberson, Brian Davis, Larry Davis, Daniel Ball, and Belvin Hall; honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Plemmons, Joe Plemmons and Don Baker. His family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Friday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue. Memorials may be made to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 51 Wilburn Place, Asheville, NC 28806.

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  1. Our prayers go out to all the family especially Karen and Sharon. I will remember his quick smile when he would see you. He will be missed but in a much better place now. May God comfort you all and your memories continue to brighten the days ahead. Love to all of you.

  2. Elwood was such a wonderful, sweet man. I hope it gives you comfort knowing he was loved by many. We are so sorry for your grief . We know you will miss him dearly. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Elwood was a special person. I always enjoyed when he came by the car lot(S&R) to visit we always had a good conversation. May God Bless and comfort you in your time of grief.

  4. We send our deepest sympathies to the Elwood Hall Family. ‘Uncle Elwood’ always had a smile on his face and had a kind word to say to brighten your day. He was a special individual who will be remembered with fondest memories.

  5. My thoughts are with you in this sad time. May your sorrows be lighten by the fact that he is at eternal rest. God’s grace and mercy be with you.
    Donna Cutshall

  6. We will really miss Mr. Hall’s sweet smile and conversation. Our heartfelt sympathy to all of the family and friends.
    Bank of Asheville
    Leicester Branch

  7. Steve, Sharon and family, You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless you with the grace that will help you during this difficult time.

  8. Karen Davis and Family,

    My family and I were very sorry to hear about your loss. Elwood was a very special person to us and will be greatly missed. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. Heaven will be an even greater place with Elwood there. God bless.


    Lindsey Brock and Family.

  9. Sharon and all the family, We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. They are such a precious gift in our lives and no one can ever replace them in our hearts,but be assured we will see them again.With all our love and heartfelt prayers,Pat,Ray,Jess and Les

  10. I remember the goods times we had growing up at family reunions, boat rides on the lake and cookouts in the backyard. Lots of Uncles and Aunts with bunches of kids everywhere. The serious times where he told us mariage was an important step. Always a great Uncle and a good friend. We miss you.

  11. Sharon,
    I will be thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. I understand the pain and feeling you are going thru. We must lift each other up during these times.

  12. Elwood was a wonderful man. I appreciate all he did for me and also what a great friend he was to me and my Dad. Gods blessings on all of the family and may you forever cherish the memory of such a great man. Sincerely,

  13. We were truely sorry to hear about your father’s passing. And we hate we did not hear about it untill today and missed the services. Please call us if you need anything at all. You will be in our prayers and thoughts.
    Tim and Darlene Constance & the boys

  14. Sharon,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I met your father a couple of years ago when I was with Steve. He was a very pleasant man, very affable. He will be missed.

  15. Karen and Sharon and families: I wish we could be there to wrap you in our condolences and love. Uncle Elwood was a very special person to us and will always be remembered as a sweet, kind and loving man whose family was his world. You all are in our prayers as you have been for a long time through his illness. We love you,
    Debra and Andy Harris

  16. Elwood was very special to our family and we are grateful for the fond memories & times we shared with him. Our sympathies for your loss.
    Chris, Debbie, Kyle & Ryan Dobbins

  17. Candace and family,
    I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Hall’s passing. I will be praying for you and your family.


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