73 year old Walter Roy Hale of Liberty died Friday at University Medical Center In Lebanon. He was a Baptist and was retired from Alexandria Garment Factory. The funeral will be Monday at Noon at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Shannon Cantrell and Gary Caplinger will officiate with burial in Hill View Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 5:00 p.m until 9:00 p.m., Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Monday 9:00 a.m. until the service time at Noon. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Mary Elizabeth Taylor Hale; two brothers, Robert T. Hale and Floyd Hale,Jr.; one sister and brother-in-law, Robbie and George Tramel. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Joyce Hale of Liberty. Two children, Shannon and wife Yvonne Hale of Smithville and Laura and husband Jerry Hutchins of Dowelltown. Four grandchildren, Kathryn and Kaleb Hale of Smithville, and Katlin and Kristen Hutchins of Dowelltown. Two sisters, Doris and Husband Elmus Johnson and Jo and husband Aubrey Wright all of Smithville. Two sisters-in-law, Willette Hale of Liberty and Peggy Hale of Smithville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.