Obituary for William Childers Jr.
William Paul Childers, Jr., 82, died on May 13, 2017. He was a resident of The Lodge in Wake Forest, NC and had many friends throughout his life. He was born to the late Reverend William Paul Childers, Sr., Addie Beaty Childers and shared a special relationship with his late sister, Juanita Elizabeth Childers Thomas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carole Ann Childers.
He attended Louisburg Junior College where he met his wife, Carole and returned to this area in memory of her passing. He graduated from Wake Forest University with a B.A. in Business Administration. After serving his county in the Army from 1956 -1958, he secured a long and prosperous career with Ford Motor Credit Company.
Paul was survived two children, Jeri Lynne Childers of Sydney Australia and William P. Childers, III of Raleigh, NC. He has three grandchildren, Kayla M. Childers of Dallas, TX, Kelsey R. Childers of Wilmington, NC and Holly N. Childers of Kansas City, MO.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 7:00pm at Centerville Baptist Church, Louisburg, NC 27549. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, 10:00am at the Resthaven Mortuary, 11800 West Highway 54, Wichita, KS 67209.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Centerville Baptist Church, 3056 NC Hwy 58, Louisburg, NC 27549.