Sidney Alwyn Etheredge Sr

Salt Springs - Sidney Alwyn Etheredge, Sr., 88, of Salt Springs, Florida passed away February 27, 2014 at Oakhurst Rehabilitation Center in Ocala. He was born on December 24, 1925 in Ethridge, Tennessee to Dudley and Nettie Etheredge. He was a proud U.S. Navy veteran and enjoyed going to the VFW in Salt Springs. Sidney also enjoyed going to the Elks Lodge. He was an avid fisherman and loved being with his family.
Sidney is survived by his daughters, Gloria Jean Etheredge, Betty Belinda Biggs; sons, Sidney A. "Butch" Etheredge, Jr., Chuck "Rusty" Etheredge; six grandchildren, seven great grandchildren; and sister, Juanell Fowler.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 67 years, Virginia Etheredge; his parents, Nettie and Dudley Etheredge; and brother, Aaron Etheredge.
A visitation will be held at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, 910 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL on Monday, March 3, 2014 at 1:00PM. A funeral service is to follow at 2PM, with Pastor Steven Keyes officiating. Interment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery after the funeral service, with Dr. Andy Bloom. Online condolences may be left at:

Funeral Home

Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services
910 E Silver Springs Blvd Ocala, FL 34470
(352) 629-7171

Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Mar. 2 to Mar. 3, 2014