Longtime Coastal Bend resident Bob “Dale” Andrews, 71, died May 4, 2016. He was born Sept. 27, 1944 in Morgan City Louisiana. He spent more than 40 years as a pressman, producing scores of newspapers and other publications in San Patricio, Nueces and Jim Wells Counties. Most of his career was with RotoLith Printing Co. in Sinton. He spent his later working years with Alice Newspapers.

He was precedced in death by his parents, Gran and Vera Andrews; a sister, Viola Bourgeois; a brother, Henry Andrews; and brothers-in-law Charles “Jay” Percle and Roland Bourgeois.

Survivors include a sister-in-law, Betty Andrews; a brother, David (Lola) Andrews and Isabelle Percle, both of Bayou Vista Louisiana; sisters, Betty Carol (Gerald) Thibodeaux of Magnolia, Texas and Myrtis (Billy) Noble of Robstown, Texas: and numerous nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at a later date in Morgan City, Louisiana.