Dale Overby, age 57 of Puryear, TN, died Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at his residence in Puryear, TN.
He formerly worked at McCartney Produce as a supervisor for 30 years. He loved mowing yards on his John Deere mower and taking care of his grandchildren. Dale was an avid collector of old cars, his favorites being his 1980 Chevrolet Corvette and his 1973 Buick Regal. He was a member of Puryear Baptist Church.
Dale was born August 1, 1962, to the late Lonnie Edward “Sonny” Overby and Willodean Norman “Tincy” Overby, who survives, of Puryear, TN..
He was married August 23, 1985, to Myra Kirkendall Overby, who survives, of Puryear, TN.
Along with his mother and wife, he is also survived by one daughter, Desiree Dykman of Paris, TN; one son, Dalton Overby (Courtney Jordan) of Camden, TN; and four grandchildren, Devan Overby, Allysson Dykman, Paighton Dykman, and Keegan Dykman.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one sister, Teresa Marie Elkins; and two brothers, Brian “Earl” Overby and Stephen Lynn “Stevie” Overby.
Arrangements are being handled by Ridgeway Funeral Home 201 Dunlap Street, Paris, TN 38242, where visitation will be Monday, August 26, 2019, from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm, and continue Tuesday, August 27, 2019 from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm. The funeral service will be Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at 3:00 pm at LeDon Chapel of Ridgeway Funeral Home, with Mike Rhodes officiating.
Pallbearers will be Brandon Lackey, Wes Perkins, Mike Weatherford, David Langlois, Eric Stevens, Eric Shafer, Lenrick Moore, and Kelly Norman.
Burial will be in Bevil Cemetery in Paris, TN.
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