ELGIN, Ill. - Ethridge Reynolds, 71, formerly of Bernie, Mo., died Dec. 11, 2005, at his home.
Born Aug. 16, 1934, in Bernie, son of the late Elvis George and Gladys Irby Reynolds, he had lived in Elgin for 50 years. He was a tile setter and had worked for Coleman Flooring and G.M. Sloan Tile. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during the Korean War, where he was a prisoner of War.
On Oct. 24, 1961, he married Carolyn Sue Fleenor, who survives of the home.
In addition to his wife, survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Houston Dale and Karla Reynolds of Wappapello, Mo.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Rhonda Kay and Garrett Knudson of New Jersey and Carrie Sue and Robert Scott of Elgin; three sisters, Fay Bunch and Sue Dock of Dexter, Mo., and Yvonne Hopkins of Spring Hill, Mo.; and eight grandchildren.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. until time of services at 11a.m. Friday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Burial will be at a later date.