Goldie M. Hall, 84, of Pocatalico, W.Va., died April 16, 2001, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, after a short illness.

She was born Jan. 3, 1917, in Calhoun County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Issac and Emily Starcher McKown.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, George Hall, and by seven brothers.

She was a graduate of Calhoun High School and she obtained her master's degree in education from Morris Harvey College. She was a retired teacher from the Kanawha County Board of Education's public school system.

Survivors: caregivers, Larry and Barbara Anderson of Pocatalico; several nieces and nephews.

Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 19, at Long & Fisher Funeral Home, Pocatalico, with the Rev. Terry Dean and Mrs. Murdayne Blosser officiating. Entombment will follow in Floral Hills Garden of Memories Mausoleum, Pocatalico.

Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Long & Fisher Funeral Home, Pocatalico.