David McKee Hall

David McKee Hall ( born May 16, 1918 in Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina; † January 29, 1960 ) was an American politician. In the years 1959 and 1960, he represented the state of North Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives.


David Hall attended the public schools of his home. After a subsequent law studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his 1948 was admitted to the bar he began to work in Sylva in this profession. He also served as a legal representative of his native city and some other places in Jackson County. In 1952 he was a member of the legal committee of the twelfth judicial district of North Carolina. At that time, he founded the Jackson County Savings & Loan Association, whose secretary he became. In 1953, he called the company Jackson County Industries Inc. into being and was then its president.

Politically Hall was a member of the Democratic Party. In 1955 he moved into the Senate of North Carolina. Between 1955 and 1958 he was a member of the Water Commission of his state. In the congressional elections of 1958, Hall was in the twelfth constituency of North Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of George A. Shuford on January 3, 1959. This mandate he was only a year long exercise until his death on 29 January 1960.