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Virginia M. Dale

Virginia M. Dale Virginia M. Dale

Virginia M. Melton Dale, age 78, Palmyra Ind., passed away at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany, Ind., on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021.

She was born in New Albany, on Sept. 4, 1943, to Sherrill B. and Lucile H. Melton. Virginia married Richard Dale on July 31, 1965, and they spent 56 wonderful years together.

She graduated Morgan Township High School in 1961, and she also attended Indiana Central College. Virginia worked and retired from Farm Credit Banks of Louisville after over 30 years of service. After retirement, Virginia worked as the clerk-treasurer for the Town of Palmyra. She was a member of Palmyra United Methodist Church, where she sang in the traditional choir, served as the tithes and offerings recorder and volunteered at the church thrift store. Virginia was also a member of the Morgan Township Alumni Committee.

She is preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Gleeanna Elizabeth Melton.

Virginia is survived by her husband; one daughter, Kimberly Dale; two brothers Jerry Melton (Barbara) and Frank Melton; one sister, Sheryl Melton; one brother-in-law, Woody Dale; and one sister-in-law, Margaret Dale Smith, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.

Visitation will be the same day from 10 a.m. until time of service.

Interment will be at Palmyra Cemetery in Palmyra.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to Palmyra United Methodist Church at 14170 Greene St. NE, Palmyra, IN 47164 or the Harrison County Animal Control at 3132 Hope Lane NW, Corydon, IN 47112.

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