Johnny Mearl Hallman
May 15, 2014 | 810 views | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Johnny Mearl Hallman, 56, of Empire, passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014.

A memorial service will be held Friday, May 16, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Hallman family land (Drummond Switch) in Empire.

John will be laid to rest in Tuscaloosa at Oregonia Cemetery.

Preceding him in death were his father, J.W. Hallman; mother, Ruby Sanford Hallman; and grandparents, Harmon and Cora Hallman and Edgar and Lillie Sanford.

Survivors include his wife, Judy Hallman of Empire; his daughter, Crystal Beck (Jason) and their son, Kylar, of Albertville; son, John “Buddy” Beck (Alisha) and their children, Jacob and Destiny, of Boaz; stepdaughters, Linda Sargent of Empire and Lee Ballenger and her son, Bradley, of Empire; brothers, Jimmy Hallman (Laura) of Empire, Joe Hallman (Jullie) of Empire and Terry Hallman (Teresa) of Adamsville; sister, Caren Hallman Wilbert (Russell) of Graysville; as well as a host of nieces and nephews.

You may sign an online register or express private condolences to the family at

Bell Funeral Home, Sumiton; 205-648-6611