Ruth Naomi Tabor Childress, 86, of Pulaski, VA died Sunday, February 14, 2010 in the Pulaski Community Hospital. She was born in Pulaski Co., VA on December 11, 1923 and was the daughter of the late Early Tabor and Mary Trail Tabor. She was also preceded in death by her husband Howard Reed Childress, Sr. and by a grandson Jeffrey Childress. Mrs. Childress was a retired employee of Dublin Garment and was a member of Jordan’s Chapel United Methodist Church. Surviving are: Daughter – Linda Coake;
Sons – Howard, Jr.; Harold, Carl and Jerry Childress; Sister – Elsie Kelly; 7 Grandchildren and 13 Great-Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 19, at 11 AM from Jordan’s Chapel United Methodist Church with Rev. John Grimm officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin. Visiting will be Thursday at Stevens Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, VA.