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Delpha Hall, 98, Bloomington

Delpha Hall passed peacefully to be with our Heavenly Father on Nov. 28, 2012, at Brown County Health and Living Center.

Being one of nine children, she was born in Owen County on March 27, 1914, to Oscar and Gertrude (Sims) Fox. In later years she was a homemaker but had previously worked in housekeeping at IU, retiring in 1975. Quilting was her life-long passion, with each piece hand-cut and completely hand-finished. She once won a blue ribbon at the Florida State Fair for one of her beautiful quilts. Bloomington was home for most of her life except for the 10 years lived in LaBelle, Fla., from 1978-1988.

Survivors include a daughter, H. Ann Lawson of Bloomington; a son, Wayne F. Hall of Benton, Ill.; grandchildren, Mary A. (John) Strader, Richard T. (Terri) Lawson, Danny Hall of Bloomington and Kathy Ulber of Chicago; great-grandchildren, Heather M. Maggard and Danny L. McCormick; great-great-grandchildren, Austin, Coleton, and Brody Maggard, Delaney and Caden McCormick, all of Bloomington, and other loved ones including nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Daniel V. Hall; sons, Earl K. “Sonny” and Eugene Hall; granddaughter, Linda Busse; and all eight of her siblings.

A special “thank you” is sent to the efficient and caring staff at Brown County Health and Living Center who took excellent care of Delpha during her stay. The support provided by them, and the ladies from Hospice of South Central Indiana out of Columbus, was very much appreciated by family and friends.

Graveside funeral services were conducted Monday, Dec. 3, at Rose Hill Cemetery in Bloomington with Pastor Allan Lewis officiating. Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville is assisting with arrangements.

Visit www.chandlerfh.com to view Delpha’s tribute page and share memories, photos and more.

  • January 26
    BC Commissioners
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 27
    Widowed group euchre party
    1 p.m. Sycamore Valley Community Center, 746 Memorial Drive
  • January 27
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • January 27
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • January 27
    BC Election Board
    2 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 27
    BC Area Plan Commission
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 28
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • January 28
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • January 28
    BC Board of Zoning Appeals
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 29
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • January 30
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • January 31
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • January 31
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • February 2
    Gnaw Bone Sewage District
    5:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • February 3
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • February 3
    Bean Blossom Regional Sewer Board
    7:30 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • February 4
    Lake Lemon Conservancy District annual meeting
    6 p.m. Benton Township Senior Center, 7616 E. State Road 45, Unionville
  • February 4
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • February 4
    Van Buren Township Advisory Board
    7 p.m. Van Buren trustee's office, 4748 Christianburg Road
  • February 5
    Jackson Township Board
    6 p.m. Jackson Fire Station, 4831 Helmsburg Road
  • February 6
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • February 9
    Washington Township Trustees
    7 p.m. Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 1750 State Road 46 East
  • February 12
    BC Convention & Visitors Commission
    8:30 a.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • February 13
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • February 14
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • February 17
    Hamblen Trustee Board annual review
    6:30 p.m. 2314 Hickory Ridge Lane off Hornettown Road