Addie Achilles Hall, 89, of Rocky Mount, wife of the late John Chesley Hall Jr., passed on from this life to eternity to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, January 3, 2013. Addie was the daughter of the late Henry Harrison Achilles and the late Letitia Riley Achilles. She was the proud mother of the late Sallie Hall Shelor (Larry, deceased), John Hall III (Janet), Patricia Hall Hooke Keatts (Billy), Charles Hall (Rhonda), and Marie Bishop (Doug). She is the proud grandmother of 11 grandchildren; 12 great- grandchildren; twin sister, Abby Achilles Ricketts and husband, Don, of Lees Summit, Mo.; sister-in-law, Gloria Achilles, of Sunapee, N.H.
Addie loved her Lord and Savior and was a strong prayer warrior and many prayers were answered as she gave God the glory. Family and friends will be received at the home of Billy and Patricia Keatts on Saturday night, January 5, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. A going home and celebration of Addie's life will be held on Sunday, January 6th, at Lynch Conner Bowman Funeral Home with visitation from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. with a memorial service at 6 p.m. with the Reverend Billy Shively officiating. The family would like to express its deepest appreciation to the staff of Trinity Mission of Rocky Mount and Franklin Carilion Clinic Hospice for the care of their mother.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Ebenezer Baptist Church, 2536 Six Mile Post Road, Callaway, VA 24067 (540) 483-1814, for their mission fund as Addie was a strong and faithful giver to missions. Arrangements by Lynch Conner-Bowman Funeral Home, 140 Floyd Avenue, Rocky Mount, VA 24151, (540) 483-5533.