Delma E. Hall

August 21, 1923 ‒ April 24, 2006

Lexington, Ohio

LEXINGTON: Delma E. Hall, 82, of Plymouth Street, Lexington, died Monday evening, April 24, 2006 in Lexington Court Care Center following a brief illness.

She was born August 21, 1923 in Olive Hill, Kentucky to William and Mary Louise (Riley) Wilburn and attended Aiken Hall School.

In June of 1941, she married Tracy E. Hall. The couple relocated from Olive Hill to the Richland County area in 1947.

Delma worked both at Miller Industry, and as a realtor, but most fulfilling was her role in the home as wife and mother to her children.

She enjoyed fishing, especially at the family cabin in Canada, and collecting antiques, as well as Scotty dogs.

Delma was a skilled artist who loved acrylic painting, most notably portraits of her family and friends.

She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law David and Becky Hall of McCormick, South Carolina, a daughter Peggy Jacobs of Lexington, a granddaughter Megan Westrum of Lexington, a great grandson Noel Westrum, and two sisters Irene Caudill of Olive Hill, Kentucky and Juanita Haney of Galion, many nieces, nephews and a host of extended family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Tracy E. Hall in 1990, three brothers William, Alva, and Mack Wilburn, and four sisters Ally Wilburn, Alma Lewis, Thelma Caudill, and Lorene Knapp.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 29, 2006 at 2 pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home. Friends may call the half hour prior to services. Chaplain Don Earlenbaugh will officiate, assisted by Raymond Bond, Delma’s great nephew. Interment beside her husband in Garvin Ridge Cemetery, Olive Hill, Kentucky, will be Saturday, May 6, 2006 at 1pm, where Pastor Jason Carpintero will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Hospice of North Central Ohio may be made at the funeral home.