Lois Grace Hall (22 August 1926 – 21 December 2006) was an American actress.
|Born||August 22, 1926|
Grand Rapids, Minnesota, U.S.
|Died||December 21, 2006 80) (aged|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Maurice Willows (1953–1995) (his death) 3 daughters|
Hall was born in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, the daughter of Lois Grace (née Lambert), a teacher, and Ralph Stewart Hall, a businessman and inventor. Hall's television appearances included Studio One, The Cisco Kid, Episode 112 of The Lone Ranger, Adventures of Superman, Highway Patrol, Marcus Welby, M.D., the penultimate episode of Little House on the Prairie and Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Hall has been seen in such classic films as Every Girl Should Be Married (1948), Love Happy (1949), My Blue Heaven (1950), Carrie (1952), Night Raiders (1952), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) in small roles, as well as in starring roles in pictures like Daughter of the Jungle (1949) and Pirates of the High Seas (1950). She is perhaps best known for her supporting role as Sister Constance in Kenneth Branagh's acclaimed 1991 drama Dead Again, which also featured Raymond Cruz and Steven Culp.
In 1953 Hall married Maurice Willows, who died in 1995. She was a member of the Baháʼí Faith, and a long-serving secretary of the Local Spiritual Assembly of the Baháʼís of Los Angeles. She also worked with the Human Relations Council for the City of Los Angeles, planning cross-cultural events and helping arrange after-school tutoring and enrichment classes for at-risk young people.
Hall died of a heart attack and stroke on 21 December 2006, aged 80. She was buried at Inglewood Park Cemetery next to her husband. She was survived by three daughters; Debra, Kimberly, and Christina; and five grandchildren; Ben, Daniel, Jessica, Brennan, and Hunter.
- Family Honeymoon (1948) - Girl (uncredited)
- Every Girl Should Be Married (1948) - Girl (uncredited)
- Daughter of the Jungle (1949) - Ticoora
- Duke of Chicago (1949) - Helen Cunningham
- Roaring Westward (1949) - Susan Braden
- Love Happy (1949) - Young Woman (uncredited)
- Horsemen of the Sierras (1949) - Patty McGregor
- Adventures of Sir Galahad (1949 serial) - Lady of the Lake
- A Woman of Distinction' (1950) - Stewardess (uncredited)
- Kill the Umpire (1950) - Secretary (uncredited)
- Texas Dynamo (1950) - Julia Beck
- Rogues of Sherwood Forest (1950) - Pretty Girl (uncredited)
- The Petty Girl (1950) - Coca-Cola Petty Girl (uncredited)
- My Blue Heaven (1950) - Adoptive Mother (uncredited)
- Cherokee Uprising (1950) - Mary Lou Harrison
- Pirates of the High Seas (1950) - Carol Walsh
- Joe Palooka in the Squared Circle (1950) -Anne Howe Palooka
- Frontier Outpost (1950) - Alice Tanner
- Colorado Ambush (1951) - Janet Williams
- Cuban Fireball (1951) - Stewardess (uncredited)
- Blazing Bullets (1951) - Carol Roberts
- Secrets of Monte Carlo (1951) - Susan Reeves
- Slaughter Trail (1951) - Susan Wilson - School Teacher (uncredited)
- Close to My Heart (1951) - Young Mother (uncredited)
- Texas City (1952) - Lois Upton
- Night Raiders (1952) - Laura Davis
- Carrie (1952) - Lola (uncredited)
- The Congregation (1952)
- Here Come the Girls (1953) - Belle (uncredited)
- Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) - Girl (uncredited)
- A Woman for All Men (1975) - Sarah / housekeeper
- Prime Risk (1985) - Dr. Holt
- Dead Again (1991) - Sister Constance
- Cuba Libre (1999) - Loretta
- Gone in 60 Seconds (2000) - Old Woman
- Bad Boy (2002) - Mrs. Wickman
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2003 TV series) - Madeline Foster
- Lost (2004) - Old Woman
- Flightplan (2005) - Main Deck Grandma
- Biography for Lois Hall IMBD.com biography
- "Lois Hall, 80; actress' film and TV career spanned 57 years". Los Angeles Times. 5 January 2007. Archived from the original on 7 January 2009. Retrieved 10 September 2016.