Age: 84 Address: Dale Road, Spruce Pine, North Carolina Date of Death: Sunday, May 25, 2014 Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Rev. Sam Dale of Dale Road, the Grassy Creek community, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 25th at the home of his daughter.
He was born in Mitchell County on March 26, 1930 and was the son of the late Carl and Maude Washburn Dale. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Biddix Dale who passed away in 2008. He was also preceded in death by his daughter; Teresa Dawn Wall; his brothers; Gene, Roy, Al, John, and Gus Dale; and his sisters; Alice and Sue Dale.
Rev. Sam Dale was a charter member and served as the first pastor of the Bible Baptist Church. He also served a number of years as the Minister of Visitation at the Grassy Creek Baptist Church. A verse in the Bible that he treasured was, Joshua 1:9 which says; Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest. KJV
Rev. Sam Dale leaves behind his sons; Rev. Wesley Dale, Keith Dale, and Jeff Dale all of Spruce Pine; his daughter; Cama Fleenor and husband, Marc of Spruce Pine; his sister; Eloise Dale of Banner Elk; five grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at the funeral service honoring the life of Rev. Sam Dale at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at the Bible Baptist Church with the Rev’s. Burl Grindstaff and Larry Greene officiating. Interment will follow in the Bible Baptist Church Cemetery. A time to receive friends and share memories and support the family will be from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Bible Baptist Church.
Flowers will be accepted and appreciated.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to the website; www.webbfh.com.,selecting Rev. Sam Dale’s name and then you may sign his guestbook.
Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Dale family.