Dayton Benjamin "Ben" Hall

January 9, 1955 — September 28, 2021

Dayton Benjamin "Ben" Hall

Dayton Benjamin “Ben” Hall, age 66 of the Farmville Community, passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at AdventHealth Gordon.

Ben was born on January 9, 1955 in Floyd County, GA, son of the late Jack “Big Jack” Hall and Helen Louise Jackson Hall. In addition to his parents, Ben was also preceded in death by his first wife, Emily Hall. Ben was a member of the Calhoun First Baptist Church. Prior to his retirement, Ben was employed by the City of Calhoun where he worked as the Water Treatment Plant Supervisor for over 30 years. In his spare time Ben enjoyed working in his yard and spending time in the mountains. Ben loved his family dearly, especially his grandchildren. He always had a big smile for everyone he met.

Ben is survived by: his wife, Dianne Durham Hall; one son, Adam Hall and his wife Kim of Woodstock, GA; one sister, Judith Arnold and her husband Robert of Fairmount, GA; two daughters, Tracy Arp and her husband Brady of Adairsville, GA and Amanda Mullinax and her husband Jeremy of Cartersville, GA; seven grandchildren, Reese Hall, Rylan Hall, Corbin Mullinax, Ethan Mullinax, Emily Mullinax, Brock and Mallorie Arp, and Drake Arp; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Henry and Faye Durham; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Michael and Janet Durham and Harold and Olivia Blalock; niece, Elizabeth Arnold Pierson; nephew, Robbie Arnold; and great-niece, Maggie Wynn Pierson. Numerous cousins also survive.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Sunday, October 3, 2021 at 3 PM from the Chapel of Thomas Funeral Home with Dr. Bert Vaughn officiating. Interment will follow in Fain Cemetery.

Pallbearers serving are: Randy Seabolt, Ed Collins, Brock Arp, Drake Arp, Ethan Mullinax, Dale Hall, Gene Haney, and Donald Bowman.

Honorary Pallbearers are the employees of the City of Calhoun Water Treatment Department.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 1 PM until the funeral hour at 3 PM at Thomas Funeral Home.

The family request that in lieu of flowers donations can be made to: Cades Cove Preservation Association @ P.O. Box 213, Alcoa, Tennessee, 37701.

Due to the ongoing national health crisis, face coverings must be properly worn by all those who plan to attend. Social distancing guidelines must be followed at all times while attending the service.

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