DURHAM- Isobel Suggs Hall, 89, died Sunday at Durham Regional Hospital. A native of Durham, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Lacy and Maggie Davis Suggs.
Isobel was a graduate of the Durham High School Class of 1940. She retired after spending her career with the Veterans Administration Hospital and Duke University Hospital. A generous lady, with a great sense of humor, she loved crossword puzzles, books, dancing and a good joke. Isobel was talented at both sewing and sketching.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda Ashley and husband, Andy of Treasure Island, FL; Cindy Brothers and husband, Joe of Greenville, SC; sister, Sylvia Ray Freeman of Willington; grandchildren, David Brothers and Seth Ashley; nephew, Larry S. Brooks and niece, Sandra Freeman Cherry. She is also survived by a very special friend, Alice Mangum.
Isobel was preceded in death by her sister, Elizabeth Claudine “Tiny” King and brother, Thomas Olive “Bud” Suggs.
Friends may visit from 4:00 to 7:00pm Thursday at Hall-Wynne Funeral Service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels of Durham, 2522 Ross Rd., Durham, NC 27703. www.mowdurham.org, or Edgewood Baptist Church, 1807 Infinity Road, Durham, NC 27712.
Online condolences www.hallwynne.com, Select Obituaries.