Guy F. D. “Frank” Hall

December 25, 1934 ‒ May 24, 2005

Mexico Beach, Florida

Guy F.D. “Frank” Hall, 70, of Mexico Beach, FL., passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2005, peacefully at home.

He was born in Ben Hur, Virginia to the late Guy R. and Mary B. Hall. He lived in Detroit, Mi., and moved to Mexico Beach in 1974. For 28 years he worked for the City of Mexico Beach, serving as the Water System Superintendent for 20 years. He was a veteran of the US Army and served in the Korean War, where he received the Bronze Star, Legion of Merit, and the Purple Heart. He retired from the Florida National Guard after 20 years of service and was affectionately known as “Papa Doc” by those he served with at the HHC 3/124th Inf. Bn.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brother, Ed Hall; and his sister, Laura Austin.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Norma Hall; two sons, James C Hall and his wife Patricia of Parker, FL. and Chief Guy B. Hall and his wife Suzanne of Mexico Beach, Fl.; his other son and best friend Richard Julian; daughter, Linda Cervantes and her husband Roberto of Detroit, Mi; ten grandchildren, Karen Lopez; Philip, James, Kyle, and Drew Hall; Jose’, Michael, and Stephen Cervantes; Caleb and Bethany Hall, and four great-grandchildren.

Friends may call one hour prior to the funeral services which will be held Tuesday, May 31st at 2:00 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury with Rev. Ryland E. Presley officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations are made to the Emerald Coast Hospice or the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 238, Sunbury, OH 43074.

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