STAR - Services for William Harold Tidwell, 65, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at the West End Cemetery in Stephenville. The family will receive friends beginning at 10 a.m. before the service.

William was born in Albuquerque, NM to Harold Pynes Tidwell and Ada Blackwell Tidwell. He worked for many years as a ranch foreman on a pecan farm. William served in the U.S. Air Force. He was a Baptist.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Gloria Martin of Dublin; daughters, Tara Worley and husband Rodney of Burleson, and Carli Emerson and husband Marshall of Stephenville; step-daughter, Heather Caldwell and husband Jeremy of Stephenville; his mother, Ada Tidwell of Early; sisters, Nancy Whitely and husband Mike, and Jeana Fowler and husband Donald all of Early; grandchildren, Coleman Pynes Emerson, Ethan Keenan Emerson, Diana Worley, Savannah Worley, Rhianna Worley, Lydia Caldwell, and London Caldwell; father and mother- in-law, Augustus and Oma T. Martin; and many nephews, nieces, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Tidwell; and brothers, James and Richard Tidwell.

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