Mary Duty Hall, retired


— Mary Duty Hall, 88, died Feb. 23, 2006, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a brief illness.

Services were held Feb. 25 at W.E. Pegues Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Sparks officiating. Burial was in Tupelo Memorial Park.

Mrs. Hall was born July 22, 1917, to the late Hillary and Estelle Livingston.

She was retired from Tupelo Water and Light and a member of Verona United Methodist Church.

She was a good cook and enjoyed sewing and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, Charles Roy Livingston, Paul Eldridge Livingston, Walter Byron Livingston and James Alexander Livingston.

Survivors include: husband, William T. “Buddy” Hall of Tupelo; sons, Larry A. Duty of Tupelo and David G. Duty of Gulf Breeze, Fla.; stepsons, Bob Hall and David T. Hall of Tupelo; sister, Jo Watson Tupelo; brother, Harold O. Livingston of Tupelo; and five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.