Obituaries


Robert Franklin Hall

November 21, 1943 - December 9, 2017

Burial Date December 12, 2017

Mr. Robert Franklin Hall, age 74, passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, December 9, 2017, at Archbold Memorial Hospital, in Thomasville, Georgia. Services for Mr. Hall will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the Cadwell Chapel of Cox Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers will be Mark Aiken, John Graham, Mike Harris, Dewayne Harris, Jerry Brewer, and Tilford Epps The Rev. Charles Bostick will be officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m.

Robert Franklin Hall was born November 21, 1943, in Donalsonville, Georgia, to Benjamin Franklin Hall and Ruth Bodiford Hall. He worked as a paint contractor and had the reputation as being the best in the business. Robert was married to Ruth Phenes Hall. He and Ruth had been married for 43 years. Robert overcame many obstacles in order to live the successful, accomplished life he lived. He was loved by a lot of people. Robert Franklin Hall will be missed by his family and the many, many friends.

Mr. Hall is survived by his wife, Ruth Hall; step-son, William Deal; grandchildren, Brandy Deal Graham and husband, John, Lawrence (Joe) Deal and wife, Brandi, and Wesley Deal; 6 great-grandchildren; sisters and brother, Evelyn Scheer, Hazel Hatcher, Helen Epps, and Charles Alfred Hall. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, brother, John Dempsey Hall, and sisters, Ernestine Goldinger, Melvynie Hatcher, Ellen Smith, and Christine Hall.