Archive for Wednesday, October 8, 2003

Obituary: Jewell Roberta Hall


October 8, 2003

Services for Jewel Roberta Hall, 103, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2003, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence.

Mrs. Hall died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2003, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 19, 1900, in Waxahachie, Texas, the daughter of James Elisha and Frances "Fanny" (Patrick) Anderson.

Mrs. Hall went to school in Barstow and Imperial, Texas. During World War I, she worked in Pecos, Texas, at the telephone company and for a physician. Then, during World War II, she worked at Sunflower Munitions Plant and later as a cashier at the turnpike gift shop.

She lived in Grandview, Mo., Kansas City, Tonganoxie and Lawrence.

She was a 50-year member of Eastern Star in Grandview. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Pecos, Texas.

She married William F. Hall on June 6, 1919, in Grandview, Mo. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include three daughters, Mary Elizabeth Myerscough, Leawood, Katherine Keene, Lawrence, and Luellen Paustian, Lawrence; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jeffrey Keene.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at the mortuary. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. Thursday until service time at the mortuary.

Online condolences may be sent to (subject: Hall).

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