She was born in Clay County, Dec. 23, 1911, to James Kiefner and Lena Stewart Kiefner.
She is survived by sons Jack L. Hale and Richard A. Hale (and wife Gloria), both of Terre Haute, and daughter Jane A. Jones, also of Terre Haute. Also surviving are grandchildren Amy Huberti (and husband Mike), Wake Forest, N.C., David Jones Jr. (and Charlotte), Terre Haute, Tony Jones (and Dawn), Terre Haute, Travis Jones Sr. (and Amber), Terre Haute, and James Hale, Brazil. Also surviving are nephews James McDowell (and Helen), Mick Latta (and Sherron), Kent Crandell (and Mary), and Steve Crandell (and Nancy), as well as sister-in-law Dorothy Hale, and other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by both parents, her husband Charles L. Hale, who preceded her in death in November 2001, son-in-law David Jones Sr., and sisters Helen Crandell, Doris Robinson and Irene Latta.
She was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church for more than 70 years.
Funeral services will take place at DeBaun Springhill Chapel Saturday, July 16, 2011, at 3 p.m., with Pastor Charles Parr officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is scheduled for Saturday, July 16, 2011, from 1-3 p.m., at the funeral home.
If friends so desire, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in her memory.
Online condolences may be sent to www.debaunfuneralhomes.com.