Rex Earl Hall

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Rex Earl Hall, 81, of 6 Bradhall Drive, Asheville, died Saturday, December 18, 2010. Mr. Hall was born in Buncombe County and was a son of the late Roy M. and Martha Lucy Brown Hall. He served in the US Navy from 1950 to 1954, and retired after 45 years with Sears. He is survived by his wife, Betty Dover Hall; one son, Neil Scott Hall and wife, Laura, and two granddaughters, Alyssa and Amanda Hall. Graveside funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Dix Creek Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Leah Brown officiating. His family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue. Flowers will be appreciated or memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 5 Oak Street, Asheville, NC 28801. The family expresses sincere appreciation to the staffs of the Laurels of Greentree Ridge and to CarePartners Hospice for the loving care they provided to Mr. Hall.

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  1. dear Betty and family, I’m sorry to hear of the passing of Rex. we had alot of fun times and lots of work together during my time at sears. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family at this time.
    sincerely, don funderud

  2. I am so sorry for the loss of Rex. I worked with him at Sears and he was always a joy to be around. My prayers are with your family during this difficult time.

  3. Betty Jean and Neil, I am sorry to learn of your loss. You are in my prayers. I have fond memories of visiting with you all after we left Asheville. Take care. Love, Jackie (Jack’s daughter).

  4. Betty,
    Thanks for calling me about Rex. It saddened me to see him this summer. We both teared and somehow knew we would not see each other again in this life. There will always be so many memories. He could always make me laugh. May God comfort you and Neil during this time of grief.

  5. Betty & Neil
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of great sorrow. If you need us we are here for you both. Due to an illness we are sorry we were unable to be there in person.

  6. Neil and Betty: Our thoughts go out to you and the rest of your family. Rex will be missed by everyone here at our office.

  7. Dear Aunt Betty Jean, I am so sorry to hear about uncle Rex. I will always have special memories of him, I am praying that God will comfort you and lift you up during this sad time in your life. Carolene

  8. I am the granddaughter of Archie and Allie Hall Cole. Allie and Rex’s grandfather were brothers. Though it has been years since I last saw Rex, when we did bump into each other when I was home, he always remembered me. I’m sure he’ll be missed by his family and friends. My condolences to you all.

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