Funeral services for Dale Lindle Hall, 82, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 16, 2012 in the Rose Chapel, Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Hall died 12:08 a.m., Friday, December 14, 2012 in NHC HealthCare.
He was born May 2, 1930 at Rocheport, Missouri to Porter Elvin and Nicie Jane Joice Hall. He received his education in various schools near Rocheport, Missouri and graduated from the Free Union School, Leota, Missouri, in 1944. On July 2, 1954, Mr. Hall was married at Yuma, Arizona to Barbara Ellen Strain who preceded him in death on January 23, 1988. On January 16, 1989, he was married at West Plains, Missouri to Willamae A. (Stephens) Hall. Mr. Hall proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corp during the Korean Conflict having served in Korea. He, along with his wife, Willamae, loved to do volunteer work, especially their work at the NHC HealthCare. Currently, Mr. Hall was a member of the West 160 Church of Christ; he loved to sing and lead the singing at the church.
He is survived by his wife, Willamae Hall, West Plains, Missouri; one son, Roger Dale Hall, wife, Tina, Gosnell, Arkansas; one daughter, Pamela Ellen Fry, husband, Joel, Elizabeth, Arkansas; ten grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; step-children, Pat Reed, Don Hall and Kay Swasey; several step grandchildren and step great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Hazel Hall, Moody, Missouri and Glenna Hall, West Plains, Missouri; two brothers-in-law, Bernard Stephens and Travis Stephens; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
His parents, first wife, son, Garry Porter Hall, two infant sons, Michael Dale and Lindle Gayle, one great-granddaughter, three sisters, Earlene Easley, husband, John and Faye Mayness, husband, Logan and Joan Strain, husband, Claude, four brothers, Clyde Hall, Max Hall, Bobbie Hall, wife, Diane and Cecil Harper and two infant brothers, precede him in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, December 15th, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be at the Free Union Cemetery near Leota, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fair Haven Children’s Home or Free Union Cemetery and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.