Marjorie (Wells) Childress, 92, formerly of Spencer, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019 in Owensboro, KY. She was born August 5, 1927 in Coal City, IN to Carr and Elizabeth (Mizer) Wells.
Marjorie worked in Insurance, License Branch in Spencer and as a teller at Owen County State Bank. She was a member of Tri Kappa in Spencer and a member of the Southside Church of Christ in Owensboro.
Marjorie is survived by her son, Eric Childress (Linda), of Collinsville IL; daughter, Suzanne Dubois (Paul) of Owensboro, KY; four grandchildren, Marc Childress (Jenny) of Burke, VA, Jenny Hefty (Scott) of Fairview Heights, IL, Daniel Dubois (Sarah) of Nashville, TN, and Emily Brandt (Trevor) of Hendersonville, TN; eleven great grandchildren, Sydney, Isaac, Julia and Cohen Childress, Lyndle Hefty, Madeline, Benjamin and Amelia Dubois, Josiah, James and Nathan Brandt;and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband, Arthur Childress, second husband, Leo Carpenter, sister, Virginia McKay, brother, Max Wells, grandson, Jared Childress, and great-granddaughter, Julia Childress.
Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer, IN. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Wednesday from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the funeral home.
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