Roger D. Hale, Sr.August 19, 1956 ~ April 5, 2017 (age 60)
Mr. Roger D. Hale, Sr., age 60, passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at Carolinas Hospital System after a brief illness, surrounded by his loving family.
Born August 19, 1956 he was a son of the late Walter Sr. and Dorothy Gaddy Hale. He attended Bennettsville Church of God and Blenheim Worship. He was a hardworking, dedicated employee of Galey & Lord for more than 40 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on cars, and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving wife, Betty Sue Hale of the home; a son, Roger D. Hale, Jr. of Bennettsville; daughters, Kimberly Sue Hale Nichols (Charles III) of Clio, Kelly Renee Hale Hodge (William) of Bennettsville; brothers, Walter Hale, Jr. (Melissa) of Bennettsville, David Hale (Sherry) of Fort Mill, SC, Richard Hale ( Penny) of Bennettsville; sisters, Betty H. Carter of Bennettsville, Opal H. Jackson of Myrtle Beach, SC, Helen H. Nevels (Ron) of Wagram, NC, Lisa H. Lowery (Roy) of Bennettsville; grandchildren, Evan Hale, Erin Hale, Kimberly Hicks (Danny), Betsy Grooms (Johnathan), Emily Nichols, Charles Nichols IV, Hannah Nichols, Roger Nichols, Tori Nichols, Kellie Hodge, William Hodge, Jr., Amber Hodge, Brantley Hodge; great-grandchild, Kynslee Hicks; a host of nieces and nephews; and three special best friends, Walter Davis, Danny Johnson, and Dale Palmer
He was preceded in death by his parents listed above; daughter Rhonda Hale, brother, Herbert Hale, Sr., and sister Dianne Hale Dew.
In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to: the Hale family c/o Betty Hale 237 Gregory St., Bennettsville, SC 29512; Blenheim Worship Church, PO Box 84, Blenheim, SC 29516; American Cancer Society, Florence Business Technology Center, 181 E Evans St, Florence, SC 29506.
A memorial service will be held 1:00pm, Saturday April 8, 2017 at Blenheim Worship Church officiated by Pastor Carl Freeman. A visitation will be held on Friday, April 7, 2017 from 6-8pm at Blenheim Worship Church, 2412 S. Main St., Blenheim, SC 29516.
On-line condolences may be made @www.burroughscooperfh.com
Burroughs & Cooper Funeral Home is assisting the Hale family.