Bro. Dale Etheridge, age 80, of Russellville, Ky., passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020, at the Hospice House in Bowling Green.

He was born in Logan County, Ky. on Aug. 4, 1939, to the late Oscar Francis and Elizabeth Frances (Hunton) Etheridge.

Dale was a member of the Center Baptist Church where he ministered for seven years, and was a truck driver for 15 years and loved to play music which he did most of his life.

Dale is preceded in death by his brothers, Buck Etheridge and Bill Etheridge and his sister, Marie Allen.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty Etheridge; two sons, David Etheridge (Sherry) of Franklin and Raymond Etheridge (Cathy) of Somerset; three daughters, Cindy Yates (Dennis) of Auburn, Beverly Etheridge of London, Ky. and LeAnn Meguiar (David) of Henderson; nine grandchildren, and 18 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Bro. Dale Etheridge were conducted Wednesday, June 24 at 11 a.m. at the Center Baptist Church with Pastor Joshua Yates officiating. Visitation began Tuesday, June 23 from 5-8 p.m. at the Center Baptist Church and Wednesday, June 24 from 9 a.m. until funeral time at 11 a.m. with cremation to follow. Young Funeral Home Russellville Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.