Jennie M.ay Wetmore Hall

Death came to Mrs. Jennie M. Hall, aged 87 years and nine months, of Tingley, Friday, March 12, 1943, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Elno Hicks, with whom she had made her home since the death of her husband several years ago.

Mr. and Mrs. Hall moved to Tingley in March, 1901, and entered the mercantile business.

She was a faithful member of the Christian Church and a loyal member of the W.C.T.U., having sung with the crusaders in saloons in Akron, Ohio and other places.

Jennie May, youngest child or Orlo and Mary Elizabeth Wetmore, was born in Stow, Ohio, on June 13, 1855.

At the age of 18, she moved to Clinton, MI., with her mother. She was married to Luir F. Hall of Clinton, MI., in 1880. To this union were born five children, Wilbur Wesley, Leon Foster, Edna Clare, Merna Frances and Ada Elno. Her husband, two children, Wilbur Wesley and Merna Frances; one brother, Harrison Wetmore; one sister, Mrs. Ada Elno Longcoy and a grandson, Frank Hall, preceded her in death. She leaves to mourn her departure three children, 13 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock from the Christian Church in Tingley with Rev. B. M. Dobbin, D.D., of the U.P. Church conducting the last rites. He was assisted by the Rev. Kenneth Hunt. Burial was in the Tingley Cemetery.

 

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