Jay W. Hall, 78, of Huntington, OR, passed away July 21, 2005 at home with his loving family by his side.
No memorial service will be held. A private family celebration, of his life will continue in our hearts and memories until our race is won as his was!
Jay was born May 12, 1927, in Shidler, Oklahoma, and raised in Filer, Idaho, where he learned to love every aspect of being a cowboy from breaking horses to cattle drives.
On June 22, 1964, he married Millie Devall in Las Vegas, Nevada. They loved and lived life with zest, spending their yearsâ together ranching and driving Semi trucks all over the United States and Canada, until retiring in 1989 and eventually settling in Huntington.
Jay also loved riding motorcycles, horses and fishing in his pastime. He was an extraordinary man, loving husband and father, with a gentle heart and a firm hand.
He is survived by his loving wife and best friend Millie, daughter and son-in-law Freda and Raymond Jones Jr.
Memorial contributions can be made to the family to help with Jay’s services, in care of Gray’s West & Co., P.O. Box 726, Baker City, OR 97814.
Used with permission from: The Record Courier, Baker City, Oregon, July, 2005
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor