Dale Ray Hirons, age 65 Bluford passed away 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at his home in rural Bluford. Funeral services for Dale Ray Hirons will be held 4 p.m Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Private Entombment services will be held at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens in Mt. Vernon with Military Honors provided by the American Legion Post 141 in Mt. Vernon. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until service time on Sunday at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. For more information you may call Newell Funeral Home at 246-0100 or visit www.newellfuneralhome.com.