Mary Nell “Buck Eye” Hale, 82, of Benton, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at her home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, A.W. Hale and Etta Huckabee Hale; brothers: James (Jim) Hale, Hoyt Hale and Raymond Hale; and a nephew, Pat Jordan.
She is survived by her sister, Lorene Jordan of Benton; nephews: Raymond Jordan and wife, Phyllis, of Benton, David Jordan and wife, Ramona, of Benton and Steve Hale of Chattanooga; nieces: Alice Jordan of Sweetwater, Virginia Raines of Benton, Mary Huckabee of Kimball and Emily Baker and husband, Dan, of Chattanooga; nine great-nieces and nephews; 12 great-great-nieces and nephews; and several friends and neighbors.
A graveside service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Benton Cemetery.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Higgins Funeral Home prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Hale family guest book at www.higginsfuneral.com.