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Bernice Marie Hall: Clarendon

1927 – 2020

     Bernice Marie Hall of Clarendon died Sunday, Aug. 9, in her home. She was 92.

     Born Oct. 18, 1927 in Latta, she as the daughter of the late John Monroe McDowell and Ella Belle Alford McDowell and the widow of Cephas Hall.

     She is survived by four sons, Richard Alan Hall and Roger Dale Hall and wife Judy Lynn of Clarendon, Ray Barkley Hall and wife Sabara and Kevin Jeffery Hall of Morehead City; a brother, John Monroe McDowell, Jr. of Clarendon; one sister, Elsie McCauley of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; four grandchildren, Roger Dale Hall II, Roy Michael Bell, Geoffery Hall and Gina Hall Sanderford; and ten great grandchildren.

     In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Marshall McDowell, Joseph “Son” McDowell and James McDowell; and five sisters, Ada Barnhill, Letha Saber, Eudell McDowell, Frances McDowell and Maggie Ammons.

     A graveside service was planned for 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 13, in the Hall and Simmons Cemetery, Jim Jolly Road, Clarendon.

     Family planned to receive friends after the service in the cemetery.

     A guest register is available here.