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Bobby Ray Ethridge
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1933
Abbeville
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 2011
Greenwood
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA

U.S. Air Force.

Bobby Ray Ethridge, 77, husband 57 years of Sally Tucker Ethridge, died Friday, March 4, 2011 at the Self Regional Medical Center in Greenwood. Born in Abbeville, he was a son of the late James Alvin, Sr. & Hammie Gentry Ethridge.

Mr. Ethridge was a U.S. Air Force veteran and retired after 40 years service in 1994 from the Greenwood Mills-Durst Plant. He was an avid gardener and loved working in the yard. He was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Donnie Ray Ethridge; two brothers, J.A. Ethridge, Jr. & William W. Ethridge, and a sister, Frances E. Clemmons.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are three sons, Randy M. Ethridge, Abbeville, R. Dale (Carol) Ethridge, Greenville, & Michael D. Ethridge, Abbeville; sisters, Shirley Bulleton of Georgia and Carolyn Wiley of Abbeville; six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, March 7, 2011, at the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel, Greenwood, SC, with Rev. James Long officiating.

Memorials may be made to Shannon Forest Christian School, 829 Garlington Road, Greenville, SC 29615.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Alvin Ethridge (1911 - 1974)
  Hamilton Gentry Ethridge (1907 - 2004)
 
 Children:
  Randy Meland Ethridge (1955 - 2015)*
  Donny Ray Ethridge (1957 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frances Ethridge Clemons (1920 - 2010)*
  James Alvin Ethridge (1931 - 1994)**
  William Wade Ethridge (1931 - 2008)**
  Bobby Ray Ethridge (1933 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oakbrook Memorial Park
Greenwood
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Buddy
Record added: May 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69986870
Bobby Ray Ethridge
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Daddy, I miss you and constantly call on your guidance. You worked so hard to provide for a wife a four boys. Please take care of Donny until we meet again. I love you!
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 Added: Nov. 26, 2014
 
 
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