Celia is originally from Mountain Home and Tom was born and raised in Bruneau. The met and married shortly after Tom was discharged from the Army, having served in the Pacific during WWII. The have been ranching in Bruneau since 1949. The first two years of their marriage were spent on the Petan Ranch in northern Nevada.
The Halls have three children, Tom, Jr., and his wife, Pat, of Hammett, Chuck and his wife, Laytreda, of Bruneau, and Mary of Bruneau, as well as five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
No party is planned, but the family encourages friends to offer the couple their congratulations.