February 17, 2012
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 11:00 A.M. Vernon Funeral Home
Monday, Feburary 20, 2012 4-8 p.m.
John Eugene Hall, 52 of Urbana, passed away, Friday, February 17, 2012 in his home, surrounded by his family.
John was born December 12, 1959 in Urbana, Ohio the son of Forrest and Lucy (Adams) Hall.
He married his wife and lifetime companion Jackie Barr on June 23, 2007 who survives. John is also survived by his sons, Lyle Hall of Urbana and John Jacob Hall of Vadnais Heights, MN, his twin grandsons, Caleb and Cody; his brothers Richard Hall, Ronnie (Betty) Hall, Ernie Jackson, Jim (Lois) Jackson and his sister, Virginia (James) Smith all of Urbana; many nieces, nephews, cousins and close personal family friend, Bill Oder.
John is preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Donnie Hall and Bill Jackson.
John was a graduate of Urbana High School. He served his country in the Army Reserves from 1977 – 1982. He retired from Bryce Hill Inc, after 21 years. He loved being at home with his family; he was an avid sports fan, especially the Cincinnati Reds; and he enjoyed fishing and having fish fry’s with his friends and family. John lived his life to the fullest, always trying to make those around him laugh and smile.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Monday, February 20, 2012 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 in the funeral home with Rev. Kevin Horrigan officiating. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana. Memorial contributions may be made to a college fund for Lyle (Envelopes will be available at the funeral home), to the Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Road, Springfield, Ohio 45504 or to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, P. O. Box 38125, Urbana, Ohio 43078. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.