Dale Finch, 69, of Caryville, died April 19 at his home. He was a member of Pine Ridge Baptist Church in Lake City. He retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad after 40 years and from the Tennessee Army National Guard after 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Curt and Exie Finch; brother, Dee Finch.
He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 45 years, Jean Finch; son and daughter-in-law, Matthew and Tammy Finch; brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Katy Finch of Belton, Texas; nephew and Niece, Kevin Finch and Lisa Cast of Texas. Funeral services were April 20 with the Rev. J.J. Patterson and the Rev. C.H. Baird officiating.
Interment was April 21 at Ridge View Cemetery with military honors by the Tennessee National Guard.
Cross-Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Published in LaFollette Press on Apr. 25, 2013