Obituary of Richard Hall
Richard G. Hall, 84, of Pittsfield passed away Wednesday night July 11, 2018 in Pittsfield. He was born May 23, 1934 in Pittsfield the son of the late Winfred and Lillie M. Lanhum Hall. He married Barbara Carter.
Richard was a graduate of Pittsfield High School where he played basketball and football. He was a farmer. He also worked for Art Crowder Trucking, Arrow Farm Supply, in sales with Columbiana Feeds and Webel Feeds and retired from Pike County Service Company in 1999.
He was an active member of the Pittsfield Assembly of God where he served on the church board and taught adult Sunday school.
Richard loved his family and knew the value of hard work. He enjoyed farming, raising his livestock, cattle, hogs, and Oxford sheep which he would show at the county fairs. He also loved to hunt, fish and hunt mushrooms. After his retirement he kept busy working in his garden and growing flowers.
Surviving is his dear wife Barbara, son Roger (Tina) Hall, daughter Teresa (Danny) Roberts, son Randy Hall (friend Lori Decker Johnson) brother Wendell (Donna) Hall, sister Margaret Butler, all of Pittsfield. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were his sisters Betty Graham and Marie Powell and his infant brother William Hall.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday July 14, 2018 at the Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Pittsfield. Burial will be in Pittsfield West Cemetery. Friends may call on Saturday from 10 am until the time of the service at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to the Benevolent Fund at the Pittsfield Assembly of God or to the Eastside Health and Rehab Staff.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.airsman-hires.com
The Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Pittsfield is in charge of the arrangements.