Roger Hale

Roger David Hale, 58, of Belpre, passed away Monday (Sept. 23, 2013) in the emergency room of Camden Clark Medical Center, St. Joseph Campus.

He was born in Parkersburg on Dec. 5, 1954, the son of Gladys L. Sloan Hale of Parkersburg and the late Rev. Ernest C. Hale.

Roger was of the Baptist Faith and was a 1973 graduate of Parkersburg High School.

Roger was employed by United Rentals of Marietta as Operations Manager.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his former wife and friend, Cheryl Hale of Parkersburg.

One daughter, Cheryl Walters of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.

Two grandchildren, Braunavon and Braylon Arsenault.

His sister, Linda (Joe) Meyer of Canton, Ohio.

Uncle and aunt, Rev. Clay and Geraldine Sloan of Naples, Fla.

Longtime special family friend, Terri Furr of Parkersburg, and a host of many other close friends and acquaintances.

The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Kimes Funeral Home, 521 5th St., Parkersburg, the Rev. Dr. William Thomas will officiate and burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens.

The visitation will be on Thursday from 3 to 8 p.m. and an hour prior to the service on Friday.

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