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Frank Walton Etherington

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Frank Walton Etherington, 75, of Ruston, LA, passed away on Aug. 25, 2019, in Ruston. Frank was born in Louisville, KY, on June 19, 1944, to Frank and Edna Futrelle Etherington. He was a native of Louisville, KY, worked as a geologist, and served his country in the Army. Frank was an avid birder, gardener, and conservationist. He profoundly improved the world around him and will be deeply missed by his relatives, friends, and the world of wildlife.

Frank is survived by his spouse, Dr. Patricia Barnwell; sister, Carol Etherington Fossick (Stan) of Nashville, TN, and a host of cousins and friends.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the health care providers in both Ruston and Monroe for the compassionate care given to our loved one.

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