Harvey Hall
Harvey Hall
Full Name:  Jack Harvey Hall, Sr
     Born:  August 13, 1935 in Greensboro, NC
     Died:  April 29, 2015 in Atlanta, Ga
   School:  Plant High School in Tampa, Florida


FSU Career
Track & Field
Year  Pos     Hgt  Wgt  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
56-57 T                 Sr       Tampa                           


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Obituary for Jack Harvey Hall, Sr.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on May 5, 2015.

Jack Harvey Hall Sr. died April 29, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. Harvey was born August 13, 1935 to Ralph & Louise Falk Hall in Greensboro, NC. Soon after, with sisters Renie (Lehman) & Joanne (Brunson), they moved to Tampa, FL where he attended Ballast Point Elementary, then Plant High School. After a year of prep school at St. Andrews School in Sewanee, TN, he went to Florida State University, where he graduated with a BS in Business in 1957. Harvey played football, track & boxing in high school and lettered in track at FSU. He held various offices in Phi Delta Theta Fraternity & remained an active member and founder of the FSU Varsity Club. While at FSU, he met and married Beatrice "Beachie" (Bunting) from Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and they just celebrated their 59th anniversary. Harvey started his own manufacturer's rep company Pro Marketing, Inc. in the 1970's in Atlanta, GA. The highlight of his life were his 6 sons as they excelled in sports & activities at North Springs High School, UGA, Furman University, etc. He coached their little league teams and was president of the Athletic Association. Upon their college graduations, each of his sons joined the family business which grew to be a conglomerate called Hall Boys, Inc. and has employed over 2000 people. Harvey is survived by his loving wife, Beachie, and their 6 sons and their families: Jack Harvey Jr., married to Leslie Wright Hall, and children Jenny (Mrs. Brian Winter), Chad Hall and Kelly (Mrs. Matthew Stafford) & great grandchildren Braden, Trent and McKenzie. Rick, married to Donna Gallagher Hall, and daughters Erin and Lauren Hall. Bill, married to Page Vandiver Hall, and son Merritt Hall. Greg, married to Leslie Klaesius Hall, and daughters Meagan, Maddie and Ellie Hall. Tim, married to Erin Pfaff Hall, and twins Ryan and Mary, son Cash Hall. Joel, married to Jeannie Noren Hall, and daughter Gracie, son Jack Hall. And "adopted" son Jim Horton, sister Renie (Mrs. Fred Lehman), brother Richard Bunting, and many nieces and nephews. Harvey loved his sons' wives as daughters and enjoyed his grandchildren as they excelled in scholarship and sports at Wesleyan School in Norcross, GA., FSU, US Air Force Academy, UGA, College of Charleston, University of Hawaii, Samford U, Ole Miss and the NFL. Harvey was predeceased by his mother & father and sister, Joanne (Mrs. Charles Brunson).



FSU Statistics
Track & Field
   Date    Opponent/Meet                  Event                         Place      Results       Points
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            1957 Season
03/13/1957 MISSISSIPPI SOUTHERN           Discus                          3                        1
04/13/1957 FLORIDA                        Discus                          3                        1
05/02/1957 MIAMI                          Discus                          2                        3
05/04/1957 FLORIDA AAU                    Discus                          4   126- 0      38.41m   1