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Ralph Moody Hall Edit Profile

United States Representative from Texas

Ralph Moody Hall, American Congressman. Bar: Texas. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Background

Hall, Ralph Moody was born on May 3, 1923 in Rockwall, Texas, United States. Son of Hugh O. and Maude Hall.

Education

Attended, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth. Attended, University Texas, Austin. Bachelor of Laws, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1951.

Career

County judge Rockwall County, Texas, 1950-1962. Member from District 9 Texas State Senate, 1962-1972, president pro tempore, 1968—1969. President, Chief Executive Officer Texas Aluminum Corporation, 1967—1968.

General counsel Texas Extrusion Company, Inc. Founding member, chairman Lakeside National Bank, Rockwall, Texas. Member United States Congress from 4th Texas District, since 1981.

Ranking member United States House Science, Space & Technology Committee, 2007—2011, chairman, since 2011. President State Judges & Commissioners Association Texas, 1958—1959. Board directors Crowley Holding Company, Lakeside National Bank, Lakeside Bancshares Inc., North & East Trading Company, Linrock Inc.

Senior grade lieutenant, aircraft carrier pilot United States Navy, 1942-1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1951.

Religion

The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

Loss, fear, grief or guilt may be weighing someone down. Never give up. Keep up with the search of truth in yourself and you will be awarded with the sense of happiness and joy you are looking for.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Connections

Married Mary Ellen Murphy, November 14, 1944 (deceased August 27, 2008). Children: Hampton, Brett, Blakeley.

father:
Hugh Hall

mother:
Maude Hall

spouse:
Mary Ellen Murphy

children:
Hampton Hall

Brett Hall

Blakeley Hall