Velma Hall 1920 - 2008

Velma Hall

Velma Hall

Velma Hall, 87, of Rogers, Ark., died Feb. 28, 2008, in Springdale, Ark. She was born July 18, 1920 in Gregory, S.D., to William Frank Powell and Alice Kenastom Powell.

Velma lived at Fountain Plaza in Rogers, loved to cook, play cards, fish, and was an excellent seamstress. Velma raised Shetland ponies for her family's entertainment. She was married to the late Marvin Hall for 49 years.

She was a member of the Hand & Foot Club, The Widowers, and was an active member of the Immanuel Baptist Church of Rogers. She moved to Northwest Arkansas in 1992 from Camp Verde.

Survivors include two daughters Jacque Hargus (Chuck), of Bentonville, Ark., and Gwenda Barnes of Cottonwood; a brother Vern "Bud" Powell of Lakewood, Calif.; eight grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. April 5 at First Southern Baptist Church in Camp Verde, with Rev. Brian K. LeStourgeon officiating. Burial will be in Camp Verde Cemetery.

Memorials may be sent in honor of Velma Hall to Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale AR 72764.

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