Services for Floyd James
Hall, 85, Nampa, who died Thursday, June 18, at the Nampa
hospital, will be conducted at 4 p.m. Monday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel. Father Jerome Murry, S.J., chaplain at Mercy
Medical Center, will officiate. Interment will follow at the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Hall was born Aug. 11, 1901, at Savannah, Mo., to
Jesse and Johanna Teson Hall. He was reared and educated in
St. Joseph, Mo., where his parents farmed. After his
schooling he moved to Creston, Iowa. He married Rosanna Alice
Hale March 17, 1932, in Bethany, Mo., and they made their home
in Creston. While in Creston he worked for the railroad in
the freight house, owned and operated a bicycle shop and lock
shop, and also had a distributorship with the newspaper. He
also farmed in St. Joseph, Mo.
In 1936, they came to Nampa where they have since resided.
He owned and operated Hall's Lock and Key in Nampa for many
years. They also had owned Hall's Grocery in Nampa. He had a
lawn mower and bicycle repair shop in Nampa for several years.
From 1942 to 1944 he worked in the shipyards in Portland as a
welder on the Liberty Ships.
He was a life member and helped to found the Nampa Rod and
He is survived by his wife of Nampa; three sons, Blount J.
Hall of Bremerton, Wash., Normal L. Hall of Camarillo, and
Bill D. Montgomery of Nampa; one sister, Addie L. McCauley of
Savannah, Mo.; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and
several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his
parents, two brothers, Jesse Jr., and Edward, and one sister,
Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today until 9
p.m. and Monday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the an Diabetes Association,
Idaho Affiliate, Inc., 1528 Vista Ave., Boise, Idaho 83705; or
flowers may be sent.