He was born on August 2, 1973, in Vincennes, to Ronald L. and Mildred Evelyn (Bishop) Hale.
Douglas attended the Sandborn United Methodist Church and Friends that Care and Count Group of Vincennes. He was loved by all that came in contact with him and will be greatly missed.
Survivors include his parents, Ronald and M. Evelyn Hale; one sister, Pamela S. (Michael) Spidell of Brownsburg; one brother, Brent C. Hale of Laguna Beach, CA.
Douglas was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Geneva and Basil Hale; his maternal grandparents, Mary Bishop Townsley and Bill Bishop; one aunt, Darlene Bruce and two uncles, Leo and Norman Bishop .
The family has requested memorial contributions to be made to the Friends that Care and Count Group of Vincennes, 1721 Washington Ave., Vincennes, IN 47591 or the Sandborn United Methodist Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Visitation hours will be from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., Wednesday, August 25 at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton, Indiana. Visitation will continue from 9 a.m.until the hour of service on Thursday.
Funeral service will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with Rev. Tom Anderson officiating.
Interment will follow at the Sandborn Cemetery in Sandborn.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.