Dorothy Blanch Childress, 91, of Bauxite, passed away Feb. 3, 2014. She was born April 11, 1922 in Bauxite, to the late Sherman and Rose Thomas Reid. She was of the Pentecostal faith.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers, one sister and husband, Albert Childress.
She is survived by sons, Albert Childress and wife, Margie of Bauxite, Howard Dale Childress and wife, Doris of Bauxite, daughters, Patsy June Gutheridge Soares and husband, Norman of Bauxite, Loretta Blanch Vocque and husband, Juke of Bauxite, twelve grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren and numerous great great grandchildren.
Chapel services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, by Ashby Funeral Home, with Bro. Kim Hammer officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Ashbys.
On line guestbook: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com