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Bruce D. Hale, age 88 of Knoxville

Bruce D. Hale, age 88 of Knoxville passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Parkwest Medical Center.  Bruce was a member of First Baptist Church in Clinton and a member of First Baptist Church in Kingston.  Bruce retired from Y-12 as an Engineer Technician after 32 years of service.  He was a proud veteran of the United States Army.  Preceded in death by wife, Dorthy Hale; parents, Everett and Connie Hale.

He is survived by:

Children…………….   Robert Hale & wife Cindy of Ft. Worth, TX

      Patricia Wayne & husband Roy of Knoxville

      Nancy Burnette & the late Perry Burnette of Knoxville

Grandchildren.        Ivan and Samantha Hale

      Sarah McGill, Ashley Johnson, Emily Binger, Dylan Underwood,

      Alexandra Inman, and Asa Burnette

14 Great Grandchildren

Several very loving step grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews


The family will receive friends 1:00-3:00 pm, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home.  His graveside service will follow at the Sunset Cemetery.  Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.  holleygamble.com

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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