Mary Ruth Childress age 92 of Fairborn, Ohio, formerly of Richlands, Virginia passed away Friday, June 10, 2016. Born January 25, 1924 she was the daughter of the late Isaac Douglas Wilson and Carrie Dee Ball Wilson.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Hamilton W. Childress; five brothers, Charlie Wilson, Roy Wilson, Fred Wilson, Pearl Wilson, and Jay Wilson; three sisters, Gay Nell Marshall, Margie Hagy and Mae Hagy.
Mrs. Childress is survived by five sons, Phillip Childress and wife Belinda of Fairborn, Ohio; Jerry Childress and wife Lucky of Stevensville, Maryland; Van Childress and wife Joyce of Reynoldsburg, Ohio; Roger Childress of Fairborn, Ohio; James Childress and wife Donna of Fairborn, Ohio; two sisters, Pauline Cooper of Niles, Ohio, Eva Johnson of Cedar Bluff, VA; sister-in-law, Eula Wilson of Tazewell, VA; ten grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral Services for Mary Ruth Childress will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at the Singleton Funeral Service Chapel, Cedar Bluff, Virginia with the Rev. J.C. Johnson and Rev. Lonnie Bocook officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens Cemetery at Claypool Hill, Virginia. Family and Friends will serve as Pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at Singleton Funeral Service at Cedar Bluff, Virginia.
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Singleton Funeral Service is serving the Childress family.