Josephine Childers, 88, of Paducah passed away at 4:35 a.m. Friday, November 1, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
She was a member of Fountain Avenue United Methodist Church, Seniors Citizens Center, the Genealogical Historical Society, United Daughters of Confederacy, Daughters of the American Revolution, Paducah Woman’s Club, Book of the Month club; she was a former member of Matinee Music Club, Red Hat Society & Martha’s Circle at Fountain Avenue United Methodist Church. She formerly worked in the office for the International Shoe Company.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Dennis) Foy of Louisville; her son, James (Carrie) Childers of Paducah; four grandchildren, Kristin Childers of Paducah, Kyle Childers of Covington, Matthew (Jennifer) Foy of Louisville and David (Keri) Foy of Louisville; and four great-grandchildren, Annabelle Foy, Josephine Foy, Olivia Foy and Miles Foy.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar (Bud) Clinton Childers; and her brother, James Lynn Beadles. Her parents were James Lynn & Berdie Ballowe Beadles.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, November 4, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. Gregory Waldrop officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Paducah. Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, November 3, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: Fountain Avenue United Methodist Church, 300 Fountain Avenue, Paducah, KY 42001.
You may light a candle or leave a message of sympathy at www.milnerandorr.com.