BENTON - Mrs. Margaret Lucille (McElrath) Hall, age 92, of Benton, Ky., passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Marshall County Hospital in Benton, Ky.
Born November 16, 1921, in Calloway County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late John F. McElrath and the late Ima (Anderson) McElrath. She was a homemaker and was a member of the Oak Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was the pianist for over 80 years.
Surviving are two daughters, Lenna Fulton, husband James "Jim" Fulton Jr. of Benton, Ky., and Susan "Suzy" Lawrence, husband Kenny of Benton, Ky.; five grandchildren; Amy Fulton-Martin, husband Greg of Paducah, Ky., Anne Simmons, husband Tim of Paducah, Ky., James "Jay" Fulton III, wife Lorie of Benton, Ky., Will Lawrence of Benton, Ky., and Leigh Lawrence of Benton, Ky. Also surviving are great-grandchildren, Dyllan Simmons of Paducah, Ky., Lila Grace Fulton of Benton, Ky., and James Noah Fulton of Benton, Ky.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 67 years, Ollie C. "Humpy" Hall; four sisters, Ruth Marie McElrath, Garvie Peterson, Geneva Clark and Nell Gordon.
Funeral services will be held at Collier Funeral Home on Friday, May 16, 2014, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. James Fulton officiating. Interment will follow in the Mount Carmel Cemetery, Benton, Ky. (Kirksey community).
Visitation will be held at Collier Funeral Home between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Friday, May 16, 2014.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Oak Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 2674 Magness Road, Benton, KY 42025-4202 or the Mount Carmel Cemetery Fund, c/o Jimmy Fulton, 1520 Oak Grove Road, Benton, KY 42025.
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