Ollie Mae Hall, 85, of Clarksville, Ohio passed away Friday, March 16, 2018 at Clinton Memorial Hospital. Her husband of 70 years, Harry W. Hall, survives. They were married February 9, 1948 in Ludlow Kentucky. Mrs. Hall was born July 12, 1932 in West Union, West Virginia, daughter of the late Herman H. “Doss” Friend and Louisa Hufford Friend.
Mrs. Hall was a homemaker and mother but had also worked in the Clinton Massie School cafeteria and babysat in her home. She was an active member of the Beechgrove Freewill Baptist Church and received recognition for her many years of caring and sharing in Sunday school. She enjoyed sketching, gardening, crafting, and spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Hall is survived by a son, Wade (Darlene) Hall of Clarksville, Ohio; four daughters, Marilyn (Kenny) Williamson of Clarksville, Ohio, Diana (Gary) Slettum of Columbus, Ohio, Susie (Bill) Watson of Clarksville, Ohio, and Barbie (Ray) Houser of Mt. Orab, Ohio; a sister, Goldie “Sissy” Luxner of Clarksville, Ohio; five grandchildren, Tracy (Shawn) Hughes, Ryan (Connie) Williamson, Kellee Slettum, Jennifer Agee, and Justin Houser; and nine great grandchildren, Alexandria Hughes, Aaron Hughes, Alaina Bayless, Madisyn Bayless, Gavin Grice, Evan Williamson, Ava Williamson, Haley Williamson, and Gavin Williamson. In addition to her parents, five brothers, Harry Friend, Charles Friend, Walter Friend, James “Jimmy” Friend, and Jerry Friend, and a sister, Millie Gillis, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio with Rev. Joe Pinkerton officiating. Burial will be in Clinton County Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 644 Linn Street, Suite 1026, Cincinnati, Ohio 45203.