Mr. Howard Lee Hale, age 81, of LaGrange, passed away on January 07, 2018 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. He was born on May 01, 1936 to the late Leonard “Red” Hale and Omie Norred Hale of LaGrange, GA. He the owner of Howard Hale Well Drilling as well as Red’s Roller Drum, Water Wiz and 3 Creeks Camp Ground. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Lou Thomaston Hale.
Survivors include his children, Tony Hale (Lynn) of Five Points, Alabama, Robin Hale of LaGrange, Marty Hale (Patsy) of Pine Mountain and Dennis Hale (Tina) of LaGrange; seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren and one on the way; extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at the Higgins LaGrange Chapel. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 2:00 p.m. at the East Vernon Baptist Church with Rev. Jimmy McMillian officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery.