Hall, Lois R. Lois R. Hall, age 86, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away on October 9, 2016. She was born May 22, 1930 in Beeville, Texas to Ira and Pearl McCoy Riggs. Lois married Walter W. Hall, Jr. on December 28, 1950 in Austin, Texas. She enjoyed attending the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra concerts and was proud to have worked as executive secretary for the organization for 20 years. In 1981 she was elected to the New Mexico State Senate as a Republican, serving until 1984. One of her greatest joys in life was traveling and she succeeded in visiting six of the seven continents. She was especially fond of Australia and returned both there and to Russia three times each. She was proud to be a member of The Mayflower Society, John Howland Society, Texas Society of Mayflower Descendants, Daughters of the American Revolution and Daughters of the Texas Revolution. Lois was preceded in death by her husband, Walter W. Hall, Jr; sister, Ina Brundrett, and daughter, Judith L. Hall. She is survived by her children, Robert (Nancy) Hall and Elaine (Roger) Miller; grandchildren, Erik (Savannah) Hall, Maria (David) Jenks, Tessa (Michael) DuBerry, Tamara (Ryan) Dailey, Gwen (Ollie) Miller Wagner and Nicole Miller; great-grandchildren Evan and Lake Hall, Aidan Irving and Killian Dailey; and other extended family members from around the country. Interment will take place at Glenwood Cemetery in Beeville, TX. A memorial service will be held at the chapel at Manzano del Sol on October 30, 2016 at 3:00 pm. Lois's family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff and caregivers at Manzano del Sol for their diligent and loving care over the past year. Your attention and kindness brought Lois much joy and comfort. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Good Samaritan Society â€" Manzano del Sol Village.
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