Dee Ann was born May 25, 1939 in Tunnel Hill, Illinois. She was the eldest of nine children born to Harry and Judy (Coonce) Etheridge.
Dee Ann is survived by: 3 sisters – Karen Jones of Goreville, Kathy Miller of New Jersey and Janis Hancock of Goreville; 3 brothers – Ted Etheridge of Marion, Bruce Etheridge and Bryan Etheridge both of Goreville; as well as a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Dee Ann was preceded in death by: 2 brothers – Oren Gale Etheridge and Kenny Etheridge.
Dee Ann was a 1957 graduate of Goreville High School. She had been employed as a nurse’s aide at Hillview Health Care Center in Vienna. In her spare time, Dee Ann enjoyed watching television. Her favorite programs were Gunsmoke and The Young and the Restless.
In accordance with Dee Ann’s wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service.