Posted: Fri 5:24 PM, Jan 11, 2013
Rev. William David Hidle of Slocomb passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Flowers Hospital. He was 80.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 13, in Slocomb First Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Raley officiating. Private burial will follow in Slocomb City Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home of Slocomb directing. Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to Slocomb Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 608, Slocomb, AL 36375.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Rev. Hidle was born on January 23, 1932 in Geneva County, AL to the late Lee Roy and Evelyn Ruth Hidle. He was a minister and had served numerous churches in the area.
He was preceded in death by his parents as well as two brothers, Paul Hidle and John Caraway.
Survivors include wife of 61 years: Ruby S. Hidle of Slocomb; one son: David Keith Hidle and his fiancé, Robyn, of Dothan; two sisters: JoAnn Shipes of Slocomb, Melba (Harvey) Sizemore of Hartford; sister-in-law: Barbara Hidle, Slocomb, grandchildren: Michelle (Jim) Bradley and Dr. (DVM) Kristen Hidle Fuller, Lauren Taylor and Dr. (DO) Charla Evans; four step grandchildren: T.J., Ian, Lucas, Dillon; one great grandchild: Matt Bradley; several nieces and nephews.
To sign a guest register, please visit www.sorrellsfuneralhomes.com