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 Ernest S. Hildreth

Ernest S. Hildreth

Birth
Anson County, North Carolina, USA
Death 10 Jan 2012 (aged 81)
Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Wadesboro, Anson County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 32915075 · View Source
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MNCM Ernest S. Hildreth (USN RET), 81, died Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Funeral services will be 3:00pm Saturday, January 14, 2012 in the Chapel of Leavitt Funeral Home, Wadesboro. Interment with full military honors will follow in New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Ernest was born January 16, 1930 in Anson County, NC a son of the late Julius Seabern and Sarah Margie Broadaway Hildreth. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, retiring after 22 years of service with the rank of Master Chief Mine Warfare Instructor.

Following his naval retirement, he enjoyed working as an agriculture instructor for Anson Technical College, for the bowling alley in Monroe and most of all being a farmer. He was an avid farmer, gardener and bowler. A devoted husband to Myrtle Lee Gaddy Hildreth for 49 years, she preceded him in death May 17, 2000. He was also a loving father, grandfather and brother.

He was preceded in death by parents; wife; brother, Coy Hildreth, Harrell Hildreth; sisters, Sylvia Hildreth, Mildred Johnson.


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  • Created by: Julious
  • Added: 14 Jan 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32915075
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest S. Hildreth (16 Jan 1930–10 Jan 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32915075, citing New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery, Wadesboro, Anson County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Julious (contributor 46966445) .