Mr. Dale Roland Shrewsbury
Van Wyck, S.C. Mr. Dale Roland Shrewsbury, 67, of 4767 Old Hickory Road, Lancaster, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at his home. He was born February 13, 1940 in McComas, a son of the late Lionel Shrewsbury and Sally Barlow Shrewsbury.

Mr. Shrewsbury was formerly of Princeton and had been a manager of Pocahontas Coal Company in Herndon. He was a member of United Mine Workers of American, District 29.

A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Shrewsbury will be held Saturday, September 1, 2007 at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of the Lancaster Funeral Home with the Rev. George Fizer officiating. Burial will be in the Lancaster Memorial Park.

Mr. Shrewsbury is survived by
Rosemary Blankenship Shrewsbury; seven sons, Kevin Smith and his wife Christy of Bluefield, Mike Shrewsbury and his wife Janie, and Rod Shrewsbury and his wife Robin, all of Bluefield, Va., Jeff Shrewsbury and his wife Denise of Gainesville, Ga., Shane Smith and his wife Lisa of Ruby, S.C., Willie Shrewsbury and his wife Angela of Jonesboro, Tenn., and Jamie Shrewsbury and his wife Donna of Abingdon, Va.; two daughters, Clantelle Harvey of Van Wyck and Tammy Regan and her husband Larry of Richmond, Va.; a brother, Ralph Shrewsbury and his wife Betty of Massachusetts; four sisters, Elizabeth Lilly of Princeton, Diane Gaulden and her husband Clinton of Stokesdale, N.C., Joan Brice and her husband Harold of Deritter, La., and Beulah Zimmerman and her husband Tom of Taylor, Mich.; and 24 grandchildren: Roland, Cheyenne, Josh, Eric, Jacob, Shae, Nicole, Melody, Cory, Caleb, Casey, Dania, Blake, Kera, Kaitlyn, KelliAnn, Eric Jr., Aaron, Jennifer, Lindsay, Jeffrey, Benjamin, Hayden and Todd; and two great granddaughters, Amber Elizabeth and Savana.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, August 31, 2007 at Lancaster Funeral Home.

Notes to the family may be sent via e-mail to and will be delivered to the family.

Lancaster Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Lancaster, S.C. is serving the family of Mr. Shrewsbury