McMinnville resident and DeKalb County native William Paul Ervin, 71, was born Sept. 15, 1945 and died Dec. 4 at St. Thomas River Park Hospital following a sudden illness.
A retired union steward/assembly department with Carrier Corporation, he was the son of the late Robert Allen and Delcie Bain Ervin.
He is survived by Sandra Hillis of McMinnville; three sisters and brother-in-law, Linda and Charles Toney Fults of McMinnville, Emma Poss of McMinnville and Janet Neal of Smithville; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
A graveside service and interment will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Mt. View Cemetery with Joseph Atkins officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m., and from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Thursday at High’s. Online condolences may be made at www.highfuneralhome.com
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.