Ethell Preston "Bill" Futrell, age 85, of Paducah, KY, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, KY. Mr. Futrell was retired from Sears with 38 years of service. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church where he had served as a deacon and Sunday School teacher. He was a WW II US Army veteran where he had served a tour in the Pacific and one in Europe. He was survived by: Wife - Hilda Outland Futrell, Paducah, KY, One Daughter & Son-In-Law- Katheryn & Roy Fondaw, Metropolis, IL, One Brother & Sister-In-Law- Jim & Charlotte Futrell, Benton, KY, Two Grandsons and Wives- Bro. Brian & Lisa Hall & Sean & Brittany Hall, Four Great Grandchildren- Andrew, Jason, Robby & Kaydence Hall. He was preceded in death by: Father - John Futrell, Mother - Ethell Calhoun Futrell, Son - James "Jimmy" Futrell, Three Sisters & Two Brothers.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Saturday, March 17, 2012. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Saturday, March 17, 2012 with the Bro. Brian Hall officiating. Burial will follow at East End Cemetery in Cadiz, KY.