Michael Dale Stratton, 36, a resident of Englewood, passed away Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at the family residence.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jackie Dale Stratton.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jeanie Stratton; children: Chris, Ashley and Brittany Stratton; mother, Nancy Stratton; sisters: Jackie Nunley of Riceville and Joyce Burnette and Jeff of Etowah; father-in-law, Jimmy Culver of Englewood and mother-in-law, Sharon Culver along with sister-in-law, Belinda Sinclair of Chattanooga; several nieces, nephews and extended family also survive.
The funeral will be held at 2.p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home of Etowah with the Rev. Tony Denton officiating.
Interment will follow in The Unicoi Cemetery of Tellico Plains with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
His family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to aid the family with funeral costs.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Stratton family guest book at www.ralphbucknerofetowah.com.