Bobby Wayne Hale, 69, of Decatur, died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Decatur.
Graveside service is 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, at Bethel Cemetery near Decatur with Gerre Joiner officiating.
Bobby was born Aug. 22, 1944, in Decatur to Lee Roy and Meda (Hodges) Hale. He married Patsy McQuinn Nov. 14, 1962, in Decatur. Bobby retired from Imperial Fabrication as a Quality Control Operator after 28 years.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Pat Hale; daughter Aundrea Hale Shillingburg and husband, Mark, of Bowie; son Monty Hale and wife, Shelia, of Lake Bridgeport; father Lee Roy Hale of Alvord; grandchildren Shelby Shillingburg and Trey and Traci Hale; sister Debbie Seabolt and husband, Rusty, of Eagle Mountain Lake; brother Leslie Hale and wife, Judy, of Alvord; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother.