Graveside services for Meriwether Lewis “Sonny” Hall III of Sedalia and formerly of Seymour were held Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in the Antioch Cemetery in Wright County, under the direction of the Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Seymour.

Memorial services will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2019, at The Celebration Center in Sedalia.

Mr. Hall, 83, died Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Sedalia.

He was born on Aug. 29, 1935, in St. Louis to Ruth Williams and Meriwether L. Hall II.

He lived most of his life in Sedalia.

He worked at Ewing Vocational Center for many years.

He enjoyed attending The Activities Center and Kelly’s Place Day Program in his retired years.

He loved listening to Johnny Cash and watching John Wayne movies.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors include his brother, Tom Lewis of the state of Idaho, and his family at Martin Group Home in Sedalia.