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PEARLIE MAE BARBOUR CHILDRESS PEARLIE MAE BARBOUR CHILDRESS, 91 years of age of Vansant, VA, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018 at her home following an extended illness.
Born in Tazewell County, she was the daughter of the late M.H. and Susie Brooks Barbour.
She was a longtime resident of Buchanan County and was a member of Vansant Presbyterian Church for over 70-years. Mrs. Childress was a graduate of Graham High School and received her nursing degree. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and was a wonderful homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Childress Jr. and her sister, Lorraine Stanleys.
Those left to cherish her memory include 3-Sons: Jim Wayne Childress (Margaret Wakeland), Grundy, VA, Dennis Witton (Sharon) Childress, Vansant, VA, Warren Keith (Diane) Childress, Vansant, VA.
Also, survived by 7-Grandchildren, 9-Great-Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for PEARLIE MAE BARBOUR CHILDRESS will be conducted Friday, April 27, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brad Napier and Rev. Curtis Stacy officiating with burial to follow in Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, VA.
Friend may call at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel Thursday evening at 6:00 P.M.
Active Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Grundy Funeral Home of Grundy, VA is honored to serve the family of PEARLIE MAE BARBOUR CHILDRESS.
Published on April 24, 2018
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