Ricky Hale

Ricky Dale Hale

Thursday, March 12th, 1959 - Wednesday, December 25th, 2019
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Mr. Ricky Dale Hale, age 60, of Council, Virginia, passed away Wednesday (December 25, 2019) in a Pikeville, Kentucky hospital. Born March 12, 1959 in Grundy, Virginia, he was a son of the late Herbert and Irene Lockhart Hale. A lifelong resident of the area, he was a 1977 graduate of Council High School and was of the Freewill Baptist faith. He had formerly been employed as a welder with Epling Manufacturing. He enjoyed watching sports, especially Nascar and football.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin sister, Vicky Gail Collins, and brother-in-law, Joe Hyatt.
Survivors include two sisters, Rita Darlene Thompson and husband, Steve of Boynton Beach, Florida and Diane Hyatt of Gainesville, Virginia; one nephew, Mike Hyatt; special friends, Frank Cook, Tracy Street, Bobby Elswick, Nick and Deb Compton, and Patty Street.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Saturday at Ketron Memorial Gardens in Lebanon, Virginia with Rev. Edward Tiller officiating. Those wishing to attend are asked to assemble at funeral home by 12:30 PM to go in procession.
Relatives and friends will serve as pallbearers.
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    Saturday, December 28th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, December 28th, 2019 1:00pm
    Ketron Memorial Gardens
    154 Huckleberry Road
    LEBANON, VA 24266
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Edward Tiller
  • Interment

    Ketron Memorial Gardens
    154 Huckleberry Road
    LEBANON, VA 24266
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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June Horn

Posted at 06:12pm
My sister and I got to know Ricky while visiting our mom, We really thought a lot of him and we'll certainly miss our friend..Sue and June

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Rita Tiller

Posted at 06:50am
We are so sorry to hear of Rick’s passing. We didn’t know he was so sick. He always felt like part of our family because he was such a dear friend of my brother, Terry.
May it comfort you to know that others care and are praying for you. You have our sincere sympathy. Our love to all of you!
Dennie & Rita Tiller

Wilma Ratliff

Posted at 04:09pm
Dianne & Rita, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Wilma Ratliff

Kathy Jones

Posted at 03:49pm
I am so sad to hear of our cousin Ricks passing, always enjoyed talking to Rick. He will be missed. My heart goes out to Diane and Darlene.

Linda Graham Posted at 04:46pm

Linda Graham I’m sorry to hear of Rick’s passing we were friends in high school I will keep you all in my prayers

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