Rosie Childers, 82 of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 12, 2004, at the Methodist Hospital in Paragould.
Born May 3, 1921, in Jasper, Ala., she was the daughter of the late John and Violet Lathem Tucker.
She married Marlin H. Childers, who preceded her in death on July 15, 1991. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Troy Lee and James Louis Childers; five brothers, Wilburn, Les, Bird, Frank and John Tucker and two sisters, Mary Smith and Maggie Faulkner.
Survivors include one daughter, Doris Jones, of Paragould; two sisters, Birdievee Barnes and Addie Thomason, both of Mississippi; nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 15, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Lonnie Mittag officiating.
Burial was in the New Hope Cemetery at Ashland, Miss.