Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

February 28, 2014

James Wilburn Childress, 73, of Glasgow

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times

— James Wilburn Childress

GLASGOW – James Wilburn Childress, 73, of Glasgow, died Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at University of Louisville Hospital.

Born in Barren County, he was the son of the late Will Amos and Viola Grace Pipkin Childress.

Mr. Childress was of the Baptist faith and attended First Baptist Church in Glasgow and was a self-employed brick mason.

Survivors include eight children, Lisa Bailey, of Glasgow, Carol Boles, of Glasgow, Tracy Seay, of Huntsville, Ala., Todd Childress, of Glasgow, Eric Childress, of Louisville, Jonathan Childress, of Glasgow, Barthel Childress, of Louisville and Tony Buford, of Bowling Green and their mother, Carolyn Childress, of Glasgow; four sisters, Priscilla Hayden, of Atlanta, Ga., Constance Packer, Wanda Wardlow and Francis Martin, all of Louisville; a brother, Jerry Childress, of Detroit, Mich.; ten grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Childress and Deloris Burris and a brother, Donald Childress.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at First Baptist Church with burial in Childress Family Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday, March 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home and on Saturday from 11 a.m. until time for the service at First Baptist Church.