Donnie Ray Hall, age 66, of Monette, died Saturday Dec. 29, 2012, at his home. Born at Leachville, he was the son of the late Don Wesley and Ruby Smith Hall and had been a Manila resident for most of his life.
Donnie served in the U. S. Army and was retired from American Greetings in Osceola. He owned Donnie's Cycle Shop in Manila for many years and had lived in Monette for the past three years.
Survivors include his wife; Carolyn McMinn Hall of Manila;
a son, Billy Ray Hall of Brookland, Ark.; a daughter, Angela Dawn Hall of Manila
a brother, Tommy Gene Hall of Manila; a sister, Debbie Kay Hall of Manila.
He also leaves five grandchildren, Preston Scott Hall, Jacob Dewayne Hall, Daymon Ray Hall, Kalysta Anita Belle Hall, and Ethan Shane Carruth.
Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. William Piercy officiating. Burial followed in Manila Cemetery. The family received visitors Wednesday from 11 a.m. until service time. Guest register @www.HowardFuneralService.com