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- Published on 26 January 2011
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Funeral services for Lewis Childers, age 68 of Mount Vernon, were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in the Hagansport Cemetery with Rev. Jimmy Rogers officiating.
Mr. Childers was born June 23, 1942 in Beaumont to William W. Childers and Mildred Kenyon Bajus. He was married to Betty Brantley.
He died Thursday, Jan. 20 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his wife in 1991.
He is survived by a godson, Allan Carroll of Franklin County; a friend, Linda Carroll of Franklin County; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Ima Jean and Lois Raney of Panhandle, Tex.; and three nephews, Jimmy Raney, Roger Raney, and Wayne T. Brantley.
Pallbearers were Jimmy Raney, Roger Raney, Joe Taylor, James Eubanks, Justin Holmes, and Blake Barker.