Audie Lee Golden

Services for Audie Lee Golden, 91, of Tyler are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013, in the chapel of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home with Ron Shultz and Raynard Screws officiating. Burial will be in Williams Cemetery.

Mr. Golden passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, in Tyler. He was born April 14, 1922, in Tyler to the late John W. and Bee Golden. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, retired as an equipment operator in the pipeline industry and was a member of University Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by a brother, Oren Golden; sisters, Eva Kellis, Lena Harris and Ruth Dykes; son-in-law, Marcus Hall; grandchild, Steven Hall; and great-grandchildren, Baby Baker, Halle Baker and Marcie Baker.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Opal Golden; four sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Weegi Golden, Larry Golden, Jerry "Donny" Golden and Wayne and Stacey Golden; three daughters and sons-in-law, Sherry and Douglas Mullings, Dianna Hall and Sandra and Raynard Screws; four sisters, Beatrice Williams, Martha Harris, Mary Shiver and Annie Golden; 17 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Larry Golden, Jerry "Donny" Golden, Dale Screws, Anthony Mullings, Michael Hall, John Golden, Chris Hall, Stephen Mullings, Timothy Mullings and Billy Jack Golden. His great-grandchildren are honorary pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

Memorials may be made to The Hospice of East Texas Foundation, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, 75701.

Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on May 24, 2013