Obituary for Mary L. Lightner Hall

Posted on February 2, 2021

A private family funeral service for Mary L. Lightner Hall will be held at the Price -McElroy funeral home in Kenton. Burial will take place at Grove Cemetery at 11:00 am on Friday, February 5, 2021.

Mary died on January 30, 2021, at the Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus. She was born on August 3, 1943, to the late Dana and Anna (Newland) Mohn.

Mary married Gene Lightner Sr. and he passed away in 1998. She later married Sidney Hall and he passed away in 2007.

Mary has one son: Gene Lightner, of Kenton; and 2 daughters: Karen Lightner, of Kenton, and Peggy (Thomas) Byers of Kenton. She has five grandchildren: Tiffany Lightner, Brandon Lightner, Tony Perkins, Nichole Tillman, and Brandy Ohler. Mary has five great grandchildren: Jaxson, Abel, Blake, Baeya and Lylliann. She also has numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one child: Gregory Lightner; one sister: Carol Collins; and one brother: George Mohn.

Mary worked at Andover of Kenton and retired from there after 35 years. She was a member of Kenton Eagles Lodge and AmVets Post 1994.

Mary was very outgoing and a caring person that never met a stranger.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society. Online contributions may be expressed at

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