Hall, Janie Mae (Tunnel Hill)

Friday, January 25, 2013

Janie Mae Hall, 57, of Tunnel Hill, GA, died on Wednesday January 23, 2013 at the Hospice of Chattanooga. 

She was born April 13, 1955 in Dalton, a daughter of the late Herman and Estelle Campbell Hall; and was also preceded in death by her brothers, Tom, Richard and Johnny Hall; and sisters, Rachael and Betty Hall. 

She is survived by her lifetime friend and companion Andrew Loukas of the residence; daughters, Crystal Caldwell and Nicole Branson of Tunnel Hill and Amy Bryant of Calhoun, GA; sons and daughter-in-law, Chris and Tracy Loukas of Rossville and Dino Hall of Tunnel Hill; grandchildren, Allisha, Garret, Haley, Kylor, Braden, Morgan, Christian, Hannah, Payton, Ashton, Addison, Audrey and Emory; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jim and Ann Hall of Tunnel Hill, Charles and Barbara Hall of Villanow and Ralph Hall of Chatsworth; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lois and Clifford Wheat of Chatsworth, Margaret Ann and Donnie Colbert of Tunnel Hill and Lynn Fitzgerald of Dalton; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Janie Mae Hall will be held Sunday, January 27, at 2 p.m. at the Ponders Melrose Chapel with Reverend Steve Smith officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Concord United Methodist Church Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel, who has charge of the arrangements, from 5-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, January 25 & 26. 


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