Dale Stringer age 77 of Somerset, KY passed away on Friday May 22, 2015 in Stanford, KY.

He was born on November 14, 1937 in the Ringgold Community of Pulaski Co, KY to the late Lonnie and Isabelle Childers Stringer. Dale was a member of the Ringgold Methodist Church. He enjoyed playing the banjo, listening to bluegrass music, riding and working with horses and John Deere tractors.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lonnie and Isabelle Stringer; four brothers, Fred, Hollis, Roy and Hubert.

He is survived by his wife, Alfreda Stringer of Somerset, KY; four sons, Reggie (Linda) Stringer of Ferry Road, Garnett “Goob” Stringer of Ringgold Community, Randall (Tonya) Stringer of Ringgold Community and Jay Stringer of Norris, TN; two daughters, Beverly (Gary) Hargis of Ruth Community and Cindy (Mark) Sloan of Somerset; five brothers, Donald (Ima) Stringer of Frankfort, IN, Curtis Stringer of Ringgold Community, Gene (Holly) Stringer of Science Hill, Maurice (Kathy) Stringer of Ringgold Community and Larry (Shirley) Stringer of Science Hill; four sisters, Bernice Ray Alcorn of Mt. Washington, Ky, Wanda (Jim) Armstrong of Louisville, KY, Sandra (Bill) Estes of Eubank, KY and Lynn (Alan) Koontz of GA; ten grandchildren, Chris (Lori) Hargis , Aaron (Faye) Hargis, Andrea Stringer, Shawn (Sarah) Stringer, Nicholas Taylor, Miranda (Kenny) Lyons, Cody Stringer, Bailey Stringer, JayLynn Stringer and John Stringer and ten great-grandchildren, Gavin, Sara, Eagan, Kieran, Makayla, Christopher, Sadie, Sebastian, Kadence and Ariah.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday May 26, 2015 after 5pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday May 27, 2015 at 12pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Ben Mitchell officiating.

Burial will follow in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Ringgold Cemetery Fund and/or Gideons Memorial Bible Plan.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.