Dale Currie, Sr.

November 16, 1933July 1, 2012

Arthur Dale Currie, Sr., 78, died Sunday July 1, 2012 at St. Dominic Hospital. Funeral services will be 3:00 pm today at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home in Ridgeland, preceded by visitation at 1:00pm. Burial will be in Parkway Memorial Cemetery.

He was a pilot in the US Marine Corps where he obtained the rank of Captain. He began his long career as an attorney in 1963.

Survivors include his daughter, Carol Currie Byrd (David) of Patrick Springs, VA; son, Dale Currie, Jr. (Lynne) of Jackson; grandchildren, Gabrielle Black (Brandon) of Jackson, Benjamin Byrd of Patrick Springs, VA, Katie Dale Byrd of Pensacola, FL, Trey Currie of Jackson, Carol Currie of Jackson and Allison Currie of Jackson; sister, Grace Westbrook (Jim) of Vicksburg; brother, Aubrey Carey Currie (Janet) of Wesson; many nieces, nephews and other family members; and longtime personal assistant and friend Mary Helen Walden. I n lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to MS Children’s Services, PO Box 1078, Jackson, MS 39215.


  • Funeral Service Monday, July 2, 2012
  • Visitation Monday, July 2, 2012

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Rebecca Langston

July 15, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with Dale Jr. and his family. I was outside Bravo when Mr. Currie fell. I was worried and hoped the outcome would be different. I have prayed for he and his family ever since and will continue to do so.

Brad Leonard

July 2, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Jason and Lauren Catlin

July 2, 2012

Adding our deepest sympathy to the Currie family for their painful loss. Praying for peace and comfort.

Nella White

July 2, 2012

An elegant and clear-eyed fellow, Dale Currie was my husband's dearest friend who wished no man ill and every man well. He had a easy grin that lit up the room, a gentle and understanding heart, and a reassuring touch. A scrupulously honest and ethical man, he said he played in the sunshine and that he was so proud of his family that he could almost burst. Go well.

Charles Brewer

July 2, 2012

My condolences during this difficult time.

Danny Perry

July 2, 2012

My prayers go out to Mr. Currie's family during this most difficult time. I know he is in heaven now and at peace.

The Staff of Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home-Parkway Memorial Cemetery

July 1, 2012

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.