Mr. South was born in Laurens SC and was the son of Shelby Jean Mays of Anderson and the late Jimmie Don South.
Dale was a former employee of Pleasurecraft Marine Engines in Little Mountain and member of Breakthrough Tabernacle.
He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Betty Jo South; daughters, Paige South and Ashley South all of the home.
Mr. South was predeceased by a sister Kay Gaines.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 2:00 PM at Breakthrough Tabernacle with burial at Rosemont Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Breakthrough Tabernacle in Joanna.