Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31 at Baker's Grove Baptist Church for Mr. Hale, 57, of Mt. Juliet. The husband of Karen Van Hook Hale and a veteran of the U.S. Army, he died October 26, 2014.
Interment with military honors will be at 2 p.m. at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Vanderbilt Gift Processing Office, PMB 407727, 2301 Vanderbilt Place, Nashville, 37240-7727.
Arrangements are in the care of Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.