Jerry Dean Ethridge, 68, of Williamsville, Mo., died Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Ethridge was born November 25, 1946, in Poplar Bluff.  He was of the Baptist faith.  He was a retired contractor and enjoyed watching Cardinal baseball.

Survivors include his children, Shelly Brown and husband, Dale and Jered Ethridge; 2 grandchildren, Lanie and Mackenzie Osborn; a sister, Donna Bacon.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Eunice Ethridge and a brother, Jack Ethridge.

Visitation will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home in Poplar Bluff, followed by the funeral service at noon, with Ron Fowler officiating.  Burial will take place in the Mt. Zion Cemetery, Williamsville, Mo.