OBITUARY: Vietnam War Purple Heart Recipient Willie Hall, 78, of Cocoa, Passes Away

'Best Mailman in Town'!

Willie Hall was born in Allendale, South Carolina on May 23, 1943, to James and Sarah Hall. Willie then moved to Cocoa, Florida with his parents and siblings where he attended Monroe High School.

BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA, FLORIDA – Willie Hall was born in Allendale, South Carolina on May 23, 1943, to James and Sarah Hall. Willie then moved to Cocoa, Florida with his parents and siblings where he attended Monroe High School.

During Willie’s course of life, he served this country with valor with the 25th Infantry Division during the Vietnam War receiving the Purple Heart.

Willie later found his soulmate Johnnie Bell Hall and married on May 31, 1968, creating a home filled with beautiful children and love. Willie attended Mt.Calvary Independent Baptist Church where he was baptized giving his life to Jesus Christ and teaching Sunday School as Deacon for many years.

He was a faithful servant to our Lord Jesus Christ to the end.

Willie also served proudly for the United States Postal Service as a Letter Carrier in Cocoa, Fl for over 38 years. To many, he was known as the ‘Best Mailman in Town’!

He was always pleasant with a smile a good morning rain or shine. Willie enjoyed playing pool at the Community Center, fishing, reading his Bible, and socializing with friends and family.

Willie’s famous words from his mother are that “He has never met a stranger”. He will be forever be missed and loved.

God called Willie home on September 7, 2021. He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted wife of 53 years Johnnie Bell Hall, Daughter Angela Clark, Daughter Greta Hall, Son Douglas Hall (Pamela ) Son Ethridge Hall (Omar Hall), Daughter Felicia Hall Sisters Eva Gordon, Francis Tillman, Ruby Hall, Flossie Hall, and Sarah Ann Harper of Columbia South Carolina, 17 Grand Kids, 9 Great Grand Kids, and a host of Nephews and Nieces.

A Celebration of Life will be performed on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at 1 p.m. at the Cape Canaveral National Cemetery, located at 5525 U.S. Highway 1 in Mims, Forida. In lieu of flowers please send donations to the American Redcross/Hurricane Ida Relief in memory of Willie J. Hall.

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