Bro. David Hale was born on Aug. 12, 1960, in Douglas, Ariz., and passed away Sept. 7, 2021, at his residence in Wesson.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy; his three children, Joshua, Jessica, and Amanda; nine grandchildren; one great grandchild; and a host of family and friends.
He answered the call to preach the gospel in 1995 and has been a bi-vocational pastor in Lawrence, Franklin, Simpson, and Copiah counties. He has been pastor at Rocky Hill Baptist Church since 2009. He loved his family and his flock more than life and took great joy in them. To him it was a privilege to serve.