July 31, 1935 ~ September 21, 2013
HURST -- William C. Ernst Sr. went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. Funeral: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. William served in the Army and Navy. He was a veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of Alcoholics Anonymous for over 30 years. Survivors: Sisters, Marcia Sutter, Marlene Erven and Linda Johnson Erven; brother, Phil Ernst Erven and wife, Patsy Dean Ernst Erven; daughters, Pamela Ernst and Michelle Ernst; sons, William C. Ernst Jr., Philip Ernst, Richard Ernst, Michael Ernst and David Ernst; nephew, Phil Erven II; nieces, Bobby Jo Erven, Billy Jo Erven and Ginny Ann Edwards; nephew, Sean Sutter; and the family of Alcoholics Anonymous.