Michael Edward Dale, 48, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Michael was born to Edward and Anita Dale on March 18, 1965 in Dallas, Texas. Michael is preceded in death by his grandparents, Hubert and Eva Morgan, Evert Dale and Edith Holder. Those left to celebrate his life include his children, Jeremy Smith, Michael Smith, Ashley Smith and Katy Long; grandchildren, Aidden, Zachary, Nicole, Austin and Skylar; parents, Edward and Anita Dale; sister, Susan Dale; as well as extended family, friends and neighbors. A celebration of Michael's life will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at the Lawson Road Baptist Church, 515 East Lawson Road, Dallas, Texas.