Franklin Pierce Hall III
First Lieutenant, United States Army
Wednesday, February 23, 2005
Franklin P. Hall III, 60, died as a result of a car accident February 21, 2005.
Franklin was the son of the late Franklin Pierce Hall II and Dorothy Harris Hall of Midlothian, Virginia, and was educated at the University of Richmond.
Franklin was a Vietnam veteran who proudly served his country. He was highly decorated with a Silver Star, four Bronze Medals and nine Purple Hearts.
Franklin leaves behind to cherish his memory his beautiful wife of 23 years, JoAnne. He was the very proud parent of his favorite child Paige; his favorite child, David; his favorite child, Pierce; and his favorite child, McKenzie. He is also survived by two sisters, Rebecca Jennings of Chase City and Anita Hill of Midlothian; mother and father-in-law, Anne and John McFarland of Virginia Beach; sister-in-law, Janice McElroy; brother-in-law, Gregory McElroy; along with several nieces, nephews and his favorite Christian dogs, Shadow and Baby.
Franklin was a local business owner of
Pinnacle Online, Hampton Road host.net and the former owner of Hallmark
Home Management of Virginia Beach and will be dearly missed by his business
partners and employees. Franklin always brought a witty sense of humor
and charm to everyone's daily life. His friends will remember his comforting
A celebration of Franklin's life will be held
Thursday at 1 p.m. in Spring Branch Community Church, 1500 North
Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach, with Pastor Michael Simone officiating.
Expressions of sympathy and memorial donations can be made to the
church building fund.
Posted: 3 December 2005