James Hall, 83, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at his home in San Angelo, Texas, surrounded by family and friends. James retired from Goodyear Proving Grounds. James was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Hall. James leaves daughters Deshannon from Houston, Marylin and Gwen from California; his son, Harry, from San Angelo; and numerous grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at St. Paul Baptist Church with the Rev. Fredd Adams officiating. Family and friends may sign the online register book at johnsons-funeralhome.com.