January 6, 1969 ~ September 16, 2021

Born in: Hart County, KY
Resided in: Burkesville, KY

Danny Joe Hale, age 52, of Burkesville, died Thursday, September 16, 2021 at his residence. Danny was born in Hart County on January 6, 1969 to the late Joe Danny Hale and Nancy (Peterson) Hale who still survives. Danny was a master electrician and employed as an operations manager at Dotson Electric and he was a very active member of the electrical program advisory board of the Barren County Area Technical Center. He was a member of Jones Chapel Methodist Church. He was the Master of Cumberland Lodge #413.

He is survived by one son, Daniel Jacob Hale (Shelby Penning) of Burkesville; one daughter, Madison Dawn Hale of Burkesville; mother of his children, Angela Dawn Hale of Burkesville; six aunts, Sybil Kidd (Walter), Mary Hamilton, Valerie Stokes, Norma Hale, Jane Edwards (Kenneth), and Barbara Harryman (David); one uncle, Jim Hale (Madeline); special friends, Rodney Smith, Steve Lockhart, and Keith King; mother and father-in-law, Linda Groce and James Pruitt; several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Carolyn Hale; grandparents, John and Jeanette Hale and Robert Terry and Elizabeth Dooley Peterson; uncle, Junior Hale; aunt, Barbara Wade; father in law, Luther Groce; special friend, Barney Smith.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Monday, September 20th at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Hiseville Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday and Monday morning until time for services at the funeral home. A Masonic service will be held at 7:00 PM Sunday at the funeral home.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Cumberland Lodge #413 or Barren County Area Technical Center

Cumberland Lodge #413 will open the doors at 4:00 PM

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Hale

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  1. Danny was a good friend and brother to all his fellow masons. He will be greatly missed by all of us.

    Ricky and Marla Bryant

  2. Hale family, we are so sorry for your loss. We will keep everyone in our prayers during this difficult time.

    Barry and Faye Landrum

  3. Hale Family, we send sincere condolences in the loss of your Danny. Our son-in-law, Rod Smith has spoken fondly of Danny over the years. We appreciate Danny’s love and thoughtfulness when our son, John Michael Dallies passed on December 23rd, 2020. May peace and strength surround you at this time and in the months to come. God bless all.

  4. Dad loved Danny like a brother. He missed him terribly these last few years as he weakened. But he still loved to talk and catch up with him. I’m so sorry for your loss. He was a good man and will be greatly missed by many.

  5. I’m so sorry for your loss! I never had the pleasure of knowing Danny but I knew his mom dad and uncles and aunts! May God Bless you with beautiful memories of him and give you strength through this terrible loss!

  6. So very sorry for the loss of such a wonderful man and father. Maddie we love you and are praying for peace and comfort for you sweetheart. Many prayers for everyone. Love The Watsons (Joe, Rebecca, Silas and Sydney)

  7. To Danny (my cousin),
    My heart breaks that you are no longer with us, and it aches for the loved ones left behind. But, my faith helps me to know that you have been reunited with all our loved ones (Nannie, Granddaddy, your Dad Joe, my Mom Barbara and many others) who have gone on before. My prayer for you is that they were all there to meet you and usher you into the Promise Land where there is no pain, suffering or sorrow.
    To Family and Friends,
    My prayer for all of us – Is for God’s grace and mercy in our time of grief, healing for our shattered hearts and strength as we continue our journey.

  8. Nancy we are so very sorry for your loss .
    Please know your family is in our thoughts & prayers .
    Teri & JR Poynter

  9. Danny was a good neighbor who will be greatly missed. Sending to his loved ones he left behind.
    Allen and Chanda Scott

  10. We had some good times past couple years,gonna miss what you have in mind for me tomorrow, gonna miss you friend rest easy,rest easy.

  11. So sorry to hear about Danny. He was a bright light in his Dad’s life, Joe Hale. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Vashti Massey, Dolores, Kevin, Nathan and Ken Dick

  12. I’ll remember the good times we had, riding our bikes on the backroads, lake bottoms and everywhere else we could go. I still remember us being so small and sittin on Fuel tanks because we were too small to be anywhere else.
    I love you brother, you will be missed til we meet again

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