Chief 1100
Dale Gean was born on July 13, 1955 in Hardin County, Tennessee. Dale had worked at Hardin Farmers Co-op and had been a
Deputy for The Hardin County Sheriff's Department. He was the owner and operator of Dale's Store since 1988.

Dale was an active member of Second Creek Church of Christ, where he served as an Elder for several years. He was also a
member of the Hardin County Ambulance Committee. Dale helped establish the Walnut Grove Fire Department where he
served as District II Chief and first responder for over 30 years. He was always willing to lend a helping hand and go the
extra mile. Dale was a loving and devoted husband, Daddy, Papa, and Chief.

**Dale Gean's call number 1100 has officially be retired in his remembrance.

The current Chief, Jamie Gean, has placed this effective immediately.