Larry M. Sidwell, 72, of Eldorado and formerly of Brownstown, died at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Ferrel Hospital in Eldorado.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Claggett Funeral Home in Brownstown, with the Rev. Mike Michels officiating. Burial will be in Pilcher Cemetery, rural Brownstown. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until time of service on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials: Pilcher Cemetery or Brownstown Sports Booster Club.
Mr. Sidwell was born on Feb. 25, 1935, in Brownstown, the son of Harvey and Ethel Greider Sidwell.
He graduated from Brownstown High School and was a member of Brownstown United Methodist Church. His interests were his family and avidly following the St. Louis Cardinals.
He is survived by a sister, Mary Louise Sidwell of Staunton; sister-in-law, Darlene Sidwell Emrick of Norris City; eight nieces and nephews; and 14 great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, William Eugene Sidwell of Norris City and Donald Ralph Sidwell of Mankato, Minn.