Richard “Todd” Hale

Published 8:41 am Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Richard “Todd” Hale, 50, of Elizabethton, passed away with a smile on his face after an extended illness surrounded by his family and friends on Monday, April 27, 2015, at his residence.
Mr. Hale was a native of Carter County and a son of Ida Neal Hale and the late Carlos Michael “Mike” Hale. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Debra Hale.
Survivors include a daughter, Cierra Hale, of the home; a brother, Mark Hale and wife Trudy, Elizabethton, Tenn.; two aunts, Ada Hawks, Nashville, Tenn., and Ann Ornduff and husband Gilbert, Elizabethton, Tenn.; and three cousins, Pamela Ornduff and Kelly Dale, both of Nashville, Tenn., and Mona Evans, Elizabethton, Tenn.
A visitation to celebrate and honor the life of Richard “Todd” Hale will be conducted from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 2, in the funeral home chapel of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton. The family plans to hold an inurnment service at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 3, in the Mausoleum of Peace at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting our website at
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the Hale family. Office: (423) 542-2232. Obituary Line: (423) 543-4917.

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