Dale Sewell, 67, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, March 17, 2023, in a local hospital.
He was a 1973 graduate of Howard High School. Dale served in the United States Army. He retired from Koch Foods as a supervisor.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Florence Elizabeth Sewell; father, Chestley Sewell; brother, Donnie Sewell; nephews, Eric Moss and Shawn Sewell Washington; great-niece and nephew, Ashley and Damien Robinson; grandparents, Annie Miller, Thad Adams, Mamie Sewell, and Johnny Sewell.
Survivors include his son, Dale E. Sewell; daughter, April M. Sewell, both of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Amare Smith and Kamden Sewell; four god-grandchildren; brothers, Chestley Sewell and Gregory Sewell, both of Orlando, FL; sisters, Bettye Moss, Darlene (Sylvester) Ware, Karien Sewell, Gwendolyn (Thomas) Ruffin, Trudy Sewell of St. Petersburg, Fl., and Elizabeth Ray of Murfreesboro, Tn.; mother of children, Effie L. Bryant; special friend, Yvonne McDowell; a host of nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.
Dale will lie in state on Saturday, March 25, at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.
Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. in the chapel with Pastor Willie Kitchens, Jr. as the eulogist.
Burial will be on Monday, March 27, at 10:30 a.m. in Chattanooga National Cemetery.