Hale, Bobby (South Pittsburg)

Monday, November 6, 2017
Bobby Hale
Bobby Hale

Bobby Hale, 81, of South Pittsburg, Tennessee, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017. 

Bobby was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of the Greater Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Pankey Hale and Mary Jane Beene; daughter, Clarissia Hale; and brothers, Billy A. Hale and Marion “Duk” Hale. 

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 55 years, Clara Hale; sons, Bobby Hale Jr., John David (Regina) Hale; daughters, Delia Peterson, Tanya Hale- Brown (Lafredrick), Bernice (Lawrence) McClure; grandchildren, Ronnie Adams Jr., Joshua Hale, Daniel Hale, Tyler Hale, Rasheed Peterson, Qasim Williams, Zion Hale, Alyssa Stokes, Bralyn Stokes, Nikita Hale, Noah Hale; and several great-grandchildren. 

Arrangements are not finalized at this time. 

Arrangements are by Tate Funeral Home LLC, Jasper, TN 373747.


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