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Eddie B. Childers, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2011)

He was a member of a respected Taylor County family and of the Jones Chapel United Methodist Church. He was a farmer and was retired from the Taylor County Board of Education

Eddie B. Childers, 90, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 9:22amET, Monday, October 31, 2011 in Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, November 3, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. William Davenport and Rev. Larry Loy. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY.

Pallbearers: Darren Childers, Rodney Cox, Billy Dabney, Norman Feese, Briane Peake, and Fred Waddle.

Honorary Pallbearrs: Sammy Bryant, Johnnie Pennington, Larry Cox, Kevn Pruyear, Rodney F. Cox, Richard Rucher, Herald Gabehart, Hodge Skaggs, and Donnie Penn.

Eddie B. Childers, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2011)

Eddie B. Childers was the son of the late Jim Logan Childers and Alta Lou Cox Childers. He was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Tuesday, August 30, 1921. He died Monday, October 31, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 90 years, 2 months, and 1 day.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Jones Chapel United Methodist Church.

He was retired from the Taylor County Board of Education and a farmer. He united in marriage to Hallie Herron February 14, 1942.

Besides his wife, Hallie Herron Childers, he is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Elaine Childers of Campbellsville, KY

  • One grandson, Darren Childers of Atlanta, Georgia

  • One daughter in law: Brenda Childers of Campbellsville, KY

  • Special friend, Betty Holt of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a son, Chuck Childers May 17, 2002 and one brother and three sisters: James Childers, Tressie Wood, Nona Burress and Nellie Tucker.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to Gideon Bibles or the Taylor County Animal Shelter and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements..

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