Daisy Tait Hall

Published 10:26 am Monday, October 29, 2012

Daisy Tait Hall


Daisy Tait Hall, age 96, of Columbiana, passed away on Oct. 27, 2012. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. on Oct. 30 at Elmwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 29 at Bolton Funeral Home, Columbiana, and the family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. on Oct. 30 at Elmwood Funeral Home prior to the graveside service. Mrs. Hall was born in Wilcox County, moving to Jefferson County in the middle 1930s to attend nursing school at Hillman Hospital. She lived most of her life in Midfield. She was preceded in death by husband, George Fredrick Hall; parents, Elizabeth and Albert Tait; three brothers; and two sisters.

She is survived by son, Donald Fredrick Hall (Beverly) of Columbiana; daughter, Susan Hall Luckie (Jim) of Sugar Hill, Ga.; sisters, Nellie Bailey of Montgomery and Ruth Reaves of Camden; grandchildren, Stewart Hall (Lisa) of Great Falls, Va., Charles Hall (Stacey) of North Shelby County, Philip Glenn (Joy) of Orlando, Fla., and Wendy Tait Glenn of Atlanta, Ga.; five great-grandchildren, Ann Tait and Catherine Hall of Great Falls, Va., Hannah and Andrew Hall of North Shelby County and Alex Borden of Orlando, Fla.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was a member of Fairfield Highlands Presbyterian Church for fifty plus years. During her tenure with the church, she served as an elder, church treasurer and Sunday school teacher. Always helping others was her motto, as demonstrated by her activities with the Girl Scouts, P.T.A. Leisure Club, Valerian Club, Birmingham Presbytery, Women of the Church and caring for her friends, family and neighbors. After her children were in college she worked for Estes Nursing Home, UAB Eye Foundation and several other health facilities.

The family extends their sincere appreciation to the caretakers at Shangri La Assisted Living for the concern and special care they gave to “Miss Daisy” during the past six years.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project or a charity of one’s choice. Bolton Funeral Home, Columbiana, is directing.