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Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport
Friday August 5th, 2022
10:00am - 10:00am

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Oak Hill Memorial Park
Friday August 5th, 2022

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Retha Drinnon Dale

Retha Drinnon Dale, 90, of Kingsport, went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 1, 2022. She was a lifelong resident of Kingsport and a member of Orebank Chapel Central Baptist church. Retha enjoyed writing to her friends across the country.

Retha was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Dale; her parents, Homer and Iva Drinnon; sister, Reba Sizemore; brother Douglas Drinnon.

Survivors include brother, TJ Drinnon and wife, Diane; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 5, 2022 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport. Graveside services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m., Friday, August 5, 2022 at Oak Hill Memorial Park, with Pastor Tim Risner officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Orebank Central Baptist Church, 5776 Orebank Rd., Kingsport, TN 37664.

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I remember Ms Ree so fondly when I visited her with Faye. So kind and welcoming.

Nancy Wexler Aug 4 2022 1:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Retha Dale

Lana Craig Aug 4 2022 10:04 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Retha Dale

Peggy Taylor Aug 3 2022 8:02 PM

Retha , I am going to miss you.Your are happy now.

peggy J Taylor Aug 3 2022 2:31 PM

You will always be remembered 💕
Love Deb

Debra Marsh Aug 3 2022 2:12 PM

Thank you for being a wonderful Aunt. I am really going to miss you. Until we meet again someday I will carry you in my heart.

I love you, Fan

Fannette Prois Aug 3 2022 1:56 PM