Earnest Hale

Earnest Hale

Saturday March 24, 1951 Monday July 15, 2019

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Obituary for Earnest Hale

Earnest Hale 68 of Hillsboro, formally of Norwood, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019.

Earnest was born on March 24, 1951 in Knox County, KY, the son of the late John R. & Betty (Bargo) Hale.

He worked many years as a commercial driver and retired from HVAC Chemical.

Earnest is survived by his daughter, Christy L. (Dennis) Hensley, grandchildren, Larry Grimm, Krimson Hale, Brooklyn Hensley, Leah Hensley and Michelle Hensley, brother, John Hale of Latonia, KY, sister, Mary, nephew, John Hale, Jr. of Latonia, KY, niece, Donna Hale of Latonia, KY and several other nieces and nephews.

There will be no memorial services.

Thompson Funeral Home is taking care of arrangements.

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Jane Tucker

I wanted you to know how sorry i am for your loss. It was a privilege for me to call him my friend. He always brighted my day a work. Wainting to drink his coffie. I was honored to call him my friend.
Comment | Posted at 10:55pm via Condolence

Jane Tucker

I want you to know how sorry i am for loss. I was privileged to know him . He always made my day at work go easier. I loved talking to in the hallway. Im pround to say he became a friend . Again Im sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers .
Comment | Posted at 10:46pm via Condolence

Michele-Allen Teboe

Ernie will truly be missed. He was cantankerous at times, but always good for a laugh!
Comment | Posted at 10:12pm via Condolence

Christy Hensley

I Love you Dad 💜
Comment | Posted at 09:44pm via Condolence

Heather Groves

Going to miss him. He was such a pleasure to take care of. Coffee and cigarettes are life hehe. Prayers to you all during this difficult time.
Comment | Posted at 08:43pm via Condolence

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