Dale R. Pinkley

Friday, October 28, 2011

Dale R. Pinkley was called home to be with his Lord on October 20, 2011, at the age of 62 years. He was born October 13, 1949, in Berryville, AR, to Jewel and Charlene (Lee) Pinkley.

Dale graduated from Huntsville High School in 1967, and then served two years in the U.S. Army. He graduated from the Harrison Church of Christ School of Preaching in 1976, and then obtained his Masters. He was employed by Tyson Foods in Berryville most of his life. He was an avid coon and deer hunter. Then, later, he started collecting and pulling antique Farmall tractors.

He was united in marriage to Pam (Neal) Pinkley, who survives him of the home, on October 20, 1973. They are the parents of three children: Christopher and wife Jackie (Lenz), Carol (Pinkley) and husband Ed Mikesell and Chad Pinkley; five grandchildren: Jeffrey, Byron and Julie Pinkley, Christian Mikesell and Allison Pinkley; two brothers: Gary and wife Lori of Tucson, AZ and Dennis and wife Christine of Avoca, AR; and many other relatives and friends.

Services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 25, 2011at the Berryville Church of Christ with Mr. Bill Arnold of Omaha, AR officiating. Interment will follow in the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Memorial donations may be made to the Children's Home, 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, AR 72450. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.