Funeral services for Mrs. Etheridge were held Monday, Oct. 28 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Bro. Russ Stephens officiating. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens with Mike Gray, Mark Gray, Robert Smith, Dwayne Smith, Chuck Johnson, Travis Johnson, Kevin Etheridge and Barry Graves serving as pallbearers. Visitation with the family was Sunday, Oct. 27 from 4-8 p.m. and Monday, Oct. 28 from 11 a.m. until time of service.
Mrs. Etheridge, age 93, of Lebanon, passed away Oct. 25, 2013. She was a loving mother and member of Silver Springs Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James "Jim" Gray; husband, G.W. "Al" Etheridge; parents, Jakes and Maude Boles; and daughter-in-law, Betsy Gray.
She is survived by her daughters, Dot (Larry) Smith, Sandra (Ken) Etheridge, Sharon (Charles) Johnson; son, Tommy Gray; brother, Harley (Becky) Boles; 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to thank Gentiva Hospice and caregivers, Beverly Jackson, Jeannie Russell, Inez Short, Susan Magnuson, Ernestine Noell, Elaine Smith and John and Evelyn Pruitt.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Arrangements are by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2250 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, sellarsfuneralservices.com.