Dale Ray Dees

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Dale Ray Dees, 67, of Piggott, Ark., passed away May 12, 2014, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett, Mo.

He was born on June 8, 1946, in Piggott, Ark., and was the son of the late Bill and Mildred (Vaughn) Dees.

He was united in marriage to Mary Reed on Sept. 27, 1962.

Mr. Dees was an Evangelist that ministered to many people.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Mary Dees; three children, Dale Dee Jr. of Paragould, Ark., Carl Ray Dees of Kennett, Mo. and Jason Matthew Dees and wife Amanda of Piggott, Ark.; nine grandchildren, Rodney, Andrew, Airel, Cody, Dillan, Zachary, Alexia, Sara and Jordyn; two great-grandchildren, Cole and Chance; brother, William Dees of Portia; a sister, Alma Crawford and husband Wayne of Vilonia, Ark.; very special friends Cheryl Dees and Marty MacMillan and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Gary Morris and Bro. West officiating. Burial is in New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark. Pallbearers are Billy Moody, Chris Reed, Randall Trammel, Marty MacMillan, Chad Allen, Donald Bradshaw and Rodney Dees. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.

Online guestbook: www.hoggardfuneralhome.com