Ruby Dove Hall


Ruby Dove Hall, 94, of Roxboro, died Thursday, November 28, 2019. Born in Danville, Va., she was the daughter of the late Walter Lee Dove and Tessie Gusler Dove. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Clifford Hall; daughter-in-law, Barbara Hall; sister, Sybil Dove Deal and her husband, Charles “Charlie” Deal; sister-in-law, Phyllis Dove.

Mrs. Hall retired from the Person County Board of Education. She was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother and aunt. Mrs. Hall was a member of Roxboro Baptist Church.

Surviving are her children: Phillip J. Hall of Roxboro, Gary Lee Hall of Youngsville and Marsha H. Thompson (John) of Greensboro; brother, Walter Lee Dove, Jr. of Belmont; two grandchildren, Graham N. Thompson and Jennifer Brooks Turner (Allen).

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Roxboro Baptist Church with the Dr. DuPre Sanders officiating. Burial will be held in the Highland Burial Park in Danville, Va. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service, from 1-2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roxboro Baptist Church, P.O. Box 348, Roxboro, NC 27573; Thomas Person Chapter DAR, c/o Jean Waldo, 308 Vickamar Place, Roxboro, NC 27573; Granville Grays UDC, c/o Jesse McLam, 610 Williamsboro St., Oxford, NC 27565.

“Let us cross over the river, and rest in the shade of the trees.”

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