Vernon Childers age 78 of Ledbetter passed away Monday July 15 at 9:15 P.M. at the Lourdes Hospital.
Mr. Childers was a native of Graves Co. Ky and was a member of the Oaklawn Baptit Church. He worked for James Marine. he is survived by his wife, Betty Balentine Childers. Two daughters, Bebbie beckman of IL. and Sherri Pittman (Dale) of Reidland. Four sons, Kerry Childers of Paducah, Raymond Fowler (Lisa) , Michael Fowler (Renee), and Keith Fowler (Kim). One brother, Mervel Childers of Mayfield,KY. and two sisters, Mary Coley of Paducah and Billi Leitchfield of Lone Oak. Several Grandchildren and Several Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son Gerald Childers, two sisters,and his parents, Vernon Childers Sr. and Maggie Skillian Childers.
A Funeral Service will be held Thursday July 18, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the Keeling Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Royce Dukes officiating. Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. today at the Keeling Family Funeral Home.