Inez Bradley Dale, age 93, of Forest City, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018.
Born October 16, 1924 in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the late Ralph Bradley, Sr. and Gertrude Frady Bradley. Inez worked for Stonecutter Mill for over thirty years before retirement and was a life time member of Florence Baptist Church. She was a dedicated homemaker who enjoyed cooking for her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Cleatus Dale; daughter, Merle Dale Toms and three sons, Johnnie Dale, Ronnie Dale and Gerald Dale; a granddaughter; six siblings, Ann Bradley Cannon, Ralph Bradley, Jr., Paul Bradley, Alan Bradley and Irene Bradley.
Those left to cherish her memory include two daughters, Martha Dale and Marie Dale Funderburke and husband, Scottie all of Forest City and a son, Cecil Dale and wife, Janet of Salem, SC; sister, Edith Bain of Caroleen; nine grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral service was conducted at Florence Baptist Church. Rev Dr. Bobby Gantt officiated. Interment followed in Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Memorial donations are respectfully requested to Florence Baptist Church, 201 S. Broadway, Forest City, NC 28043 or to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.