Whitesburg KY

Services held for Gleeda Hall



Gleeda Frazier Hall, 86, of Sturgis, died July 20 at Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson.

Born in Whitesburg to the late Dorothy Adams Frazier and Boone Frazier, she was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Alex L. Hall; her son, Alex Scott Hall; an infant brother; and two sisters, Phyllis Sturgill and Shirley Breeding.

Mrs. Hall was a longtime member of the Sturgis Church of Christ. She was a graduate of Midway College, where she was crowned May Queen. She was a devoted Christian, wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved University of Kentucky basketball, and never forgot her family and friends in the mountains of eastern Kentucky.

Surviving are five daughters, Dotty (Steve) Short of Madisonville, Debbie (Jerry) Akerson of Winchester, Tenn., Kim Hall of Gainesville, Ga., Beth Tobye of Sturgis, Kim Tobye of Naples, Fla., and Suzy (Randy) Lovell of Henderson; 13 grandchildren, David Short of Madisonville, Jeania Short (Jason Hatfield) of Marion, Heath (Lori) Lovell of Evansville, Ind., Wes (Monica) Lovell of Marion, Stephanie (John) Ardito of Sanford, Fla., Lindsay Kohout of Astoria, N.Y., Jarrod (Lorena Rivera) Kohout of San Dimas, Calif., Stacy (LaDonna White) Kohout of Anaheim, Calif., Matthew (Pam) Morris of Dahlonega, Ga, David Morris of Gainesville, Ga., Quinn (Taylor Duckworth) Tobye of Murray, Paige Tobye of Louisville, and Leuke Lovell of Lexington, and a number of great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews including Sherie Caudill, Jackie Joseph, Mike Sturgill, Rena Powers, and Ray Hughes, and many more family members and friends that loved her and will miss her.

Funeral services were held July 23 at Whitsell Funeral Home in Sturgis. Burial was in Pythian Ridge Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Sturgis Church of Christ, 801 N. Monroe St., Sturgis, Ky. 42459.

Special thanks to St. Anthony’s Hospice, Lucy Smith King Care Center, where Gleeda was taken of with love.

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