Dale Ray Birmingham

Monday, October 26, 2015
Dale Birmingham

Dale Ray Birmingham, 61, of Batesville, Ark., died Friday, October 23, 2015, at White River Medical Center. He was born in Piggott, Ark., on January 13, 1954, and was the son of the late Raymond and Betty (Crossno) Birmingham.

He lived most of his life in Cheyenne, Wyo., and recently relocated to Batesville to be near his family. He enjoyed his life and lived it to the fullest. He was a truck driver and member of the First Christian Church in Piggott.

Survivors include his daughter, Bari Ladd of Syracuse, N.Y.; three grandchildren, Daecia Ladd of Williamsburg, Va. and Alona and Andre Baker both of Syracuse; one brother, David Birmingham and wife, Sherry, of Batesville; one sister, Marcia Pool also of Batesville; her nieces, Ashleigh Crittenden (Tony) and Lindsey Walt (David), and a nephew Josh Birmingham; special friends, Mandy Schneider and Carlos of Batesville and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1, at the Gravel Hill Cemetery in St. Francis, Ark.

Memorials may be made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, Tex., 75284-0692.