January 28, 2010
Preston Grey Childress, age 69, died Thursday (1/29/2010) at First Health Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM on Tuesday (2/2/2010) at Pineywood Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Lassiter and Billy Childress, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Moore County, he was the son of the late Spencer Dallas and Mary Elizabeth Holder Childress. He was preceded in death by a son, Spencer Childress and a brother, Bill Childress & wife Kay. He loved fishing and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Warren Childress of the home, daughters, Connie Johns and husband, Dave of Concord; Elizabeth Hill and husband, Bobby of Tyro; Pamela Whitaker of Linwood; Jamie Childress of Cameron; son, Leon Wilson and wife, Robin of Cameron.; sisters, Maebelle Gulledge & husband, John of Laurinburg; Joyce Ring of Cameron, Sylvia Ring and husband, Johnny of Cameron; brothers, Roger Childress of Cameron, Eugene Childress & wife, Carol of Cameron, David Childress & wife, Cheryl of Cameron, Clinton Childress & wife, Joan of Cameron; grandchildren, Melissa, Johnathan, J.J., Jason, Shonna, Braxton, Savannah & Mason; great-grandchild Rylee.
The family will receive friends on Monday (2/1/2010) from 6:00-8:00 PM at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home.
On line condolences may be made at www.fryandprickett.com.