Gene Etter, 84, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2022 in Carthage, Missouri. Gene was born February 15, 1938 in Jasper, Missouri to Guerney Etter and Edith Murphy. Gene was a lifetime resident of Jasper. He managed Webb’s Hardware Store and was a member of the United Methodist Church, both in Jasper, Missouri. Gene was an assistant Boy Scout Leader, was in the National Guard, and was a member of the Masonic Lodges AF & AM Jasper Lodge.
Gene was united in marriage to Lois Aber; she preceded him in death in 2017.
Gene is survived by two sons, Mike Larimore (Janis) of Carthage, Missouri and Jay Larimore of Springfield, Missouri; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Gene is preceded in death by his wife, Lois Etter; a son, Myrl Larimore; his parents, Guerney and Edith Etter; one infant brother; and one sister, Betty Hole.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 20, 2022 at Ulmer Funeral Home Chapel. At the beginning of the service Masonic Rites will be performed. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Jasper, Missouri.
Online condolences may be made at www.ulmerfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.