Ethel Lillian Dugger, age 90, passed away on September 5, 2022 at her home. Ethel was born in Zionville, NC to the late Thomas Brownlow and Elizabeth Reece. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Avis Dugger and several brothers and sisters. Ethel spent most of her 90 years taking care of her family and being a housewife. She was a very loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Those left to cherish her memories include her son, Douglas Dugger and wife Jackie; sisters, Sue Hayez, Phyllis Dugger; brothers, Lee Reece, Lester Reece; grandchildren, Lori Walch and husband Ricky, Daniel Dugger and Avery; great grandchildren, Emma Dugger, Corbin Dugger, Harlyn Dugger, Sierra Walch, Lanie Walch, Addison Arnold, and Cambrie Rock; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family will receive friends from 12:00-1:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at Mountain City Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. with Pastor Dwayne Dickson officiating. The graveside service and burial will follow at Dry Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her step-grandson, Bill Arnold, Daniel Dugger, Rickey Walch, Jim Greenwell, David Adams, and Charlie Murphy. Honorary pallbearer is her step grandson, Joshua Rock. At other times, friends and family may visit the home of her son, 4686 Hwy 67 W, Mountain City, TN 37683. The family would like to thank her special caregivers, Charlotte Dugger, Ellen Greenwell, and Amedisys Hospice. Condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.mountaincityfh.com The family of Ethel Lillian Dugger has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, Tennessee 37683.