Bertha Hall Shepard
Dies At Age 82
Mrs. Bertha Hall Shepard, 82, of Waltonville, died at 10:20 Friday
at the Hickory Grove Manor Nursing Home.Funeral services will be held
at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the Fry Funeral Chapel in Waltonville, with the
Rev. Darrell Busby officiating. Burial will be in the Knob Prairie cemetery.
The body will lie in state at the Fry Funeral Home in Waltonville, where
friends may call after 6:00 p.m. today.
Mrs. Shepard was born January 15, 1887, in Jefferson county, the daughter
of Henry C. and Sarah (Walker) Martin. In 1906, she was married to Walter Hall,
who died in December, 1925. Her second husband also preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sons, Ray Hall of Marion; two brothers, Harl Martin of
Waltonville and Nelson Martin of Sesser; one sister, Mrs. Delphia Fairchilds
of Secor, Ill.; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Shepard was a member of the Church of Christ of Waltonville.
Submitted by: Cindy Ford