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Prominent Ky. businessman John Hall dies at 88

Prominent Kentucky businessman John Richard Hall has died at 88 years old.
Prominent Kentucky businessman John Richard Hall has died at 88 years old.(Source: Milward Funeral Directors)
Published: Nov. 28, 2021 at 11:37 AM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Prominent Kentucky businessman John Richard Hall has died at 88 years old.

Hall was a retired chairman and CEO of Ashland Oil Inc. and longtime champion of education.

He died Thursday in Lexington of natural causes.

According to his obituary, Hall was well-respected throughout the petroleum refining industry and financial markets.

Funeral arrangements have not been announced.

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