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Orvil Lee Childress

December 31, 1952 November 2, 2018
Orvil Lee  Childress
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Obituary for Orvil Lee Childress

Orvil Childress, 65 of Brodhead, Kentucky died Friday, November 2, 2018 at UK Hospital. He was the husband of Sharlene Sue Gaddis Childress whom he married February 16. 1971. Born December 31, 1952 in Somerset, Kentucky the son of the late Earl and Bronieth Nicely Childress. He was a retired equipment operator for the Rockcastle County Road Department. He was a member of Poplar Grove Baptist Church. He was a member of the Somerset Masonic Lodge # 111 of F & AM. He was also a Yorkrite and a Shriner of the Oleika Temple in Lexington, KY.

Survivors Include:
Wife, Sharlene Sue Gaddis Childress

Three Children, Arlenea Higginbotham
Franzeya Childress
Jonathan Childress

Seven Grandchildren, Micah, Sophie, Raidyn, Anabelle, Wesley, Autumn & Delilah

One Brother, Denton Childress
Three Sisters: Donna Mae Winkles, Bonama Childress & Faye Denny

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Junior Lee Childress,
Two Brothers, Ivan and Harold Childress and One Sister, Phyllis Jean Spivey

Date and Time of Funeral Services: 1:00 PM on Thursday, November 8, 2018
Place of Services: McKnight Funeral Home Chapel
Minister: Janice Elmore
Place of Burial: Poplar Grove Cemetery, Brodhead, KY
Visitation will be held from 11 AM until 1 PM funeral service time at McKnight Funeral Home.

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