Jimmie Dean Hall Sr. (2018-10-12 13:31:29)

Jimmie Dean Hall Sr., age 83, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical Center.

He was born May 28, 1935 in Wilkes County to Jorry Willie Hall and Orchella Handy Hall. Mr. Hall was a retired 20 year veteran of the Air Force. He served his country with great pride and honor. He was stationed all over the world before his last station at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. He worked as a printer for what now is Wells Fargo Bank and moved on as a Printer for Nu-Line Printing and other businesses. His last job before full retirement was a printer from “The Record” better known to most locals as Thursday Magazine. He was a member of the Wilkes Civitans, Commissioner of Babe Ruth Baseball at Cub Creek Park in Wilkesboro for many years, and coached and managed baseball teams. Mr. Hall spent a part of his past time making candles and sold them all over the country as Founder and Owner of the Blue Ridge Country Scented Candles. He loved his NASACR and playing cards with old friends, but more importantly he was a wonderful family man, a loving and supportive husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. His passion and dedication to his family and community made him a very special person and a great man.

Mr. Hall was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Glenn Howard Hall and Walter Wayne Hall; four sisters, Betty Sue Hall, Imogene Handy, Thelma Wyatt and Bernice Owens.

Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Lucy Sloop Hall; son, Jimmie Dean Hall, Jr. and wife Misty Hendren Hall of Clemmons; daughters, Teresa Combs, Jackie Rhodes and husband James all of North Wilkesboro; seven grandchildren, Angela Scott and husband Glenn, Jessica Combs, Sydney Barton and husband Matt, Gavin Hall, Jennifer Rhodes, Samantha Rhodes and Samuel Rhodes. Five great grandchildren, Cole Smith, Eva Scott, Brady Scott, Tate Roten, Jace Roten; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Chad Hendren officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in Scenic Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 1:00 until 2:00 on Sunday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Wake Forest Baptist Health and Hospice, 126 Executive Drive, Suite 110, Wilkesboro, NC 28697. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to