GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Dean Ethridge, 86, of Goldthwaite, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 17 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakview Cemetery in Mullin. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

He died Friday, May 12, 2017.

He was born Jan. 23, 1931 in Mullin to Fred Ethridge and Melissa Davee Ethridge. He married Billie Kaylor on Aug. 19, 1967 in Houston.

Survivors include his wife, Billie Ethridge; children, Jerry Ethridge of Allen and Steve Ethridge of The Woodlands; stepchildren, Mike McMurry of Lubbock, Linda Sue Hill of Sugar Land and Deborah Daugherty of Austin; sisters, Shirley Welch of Goldthwaite and Juanita Henry of Denton; brother, Billy Ethridge; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Alden Ethridge, James Ethridge and Rudolph Ethridge.