William Guy Hall, Jr., passed away, due to Covid-19, at the age of 92, peacefully at his home in Cherryville, NC on Friday, January 8, 2021.
He was born February 14, 1928, in Mecklenburg County to the late William Guy Sr. and Jewel Ellen Fowler Hall.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Octie E. Foster Hall; and son, William Guy Hall III
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Mildred Dellinger Conner Hall; daughter, Lois Melinda Hall Williams; granddaughter, Stephanie Williams; grandsons, Joseph, Nathaniel and Brian Williams; and a multitude of adoring step children and step grandchildren.
He was proud to have served 24 years in the Army and retired with a rank of Sergeant First Class. He fought in WWII and in 2 Campaigns of the Vietnam war, as a Military Intelligence Specialist where he earned numerous ribbons and medals. He lived in Germany during a portion of his service. He spoke 9 languages and he still spoke fluently in French, Spanish and German with the German language being his favorite.
He earned his Associates degree in Applied Science from Kings College and had multiple certificates and Awards for continuing education throughout his life. Some of his favorite things were classical music and chocolate. He’s greatest love of all was his caring and doting wife, Mildred.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private graveside service will be held at Salisbury National Cemetery with full military honors.
A guest register will be available at Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services once arrangements are completed.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors
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