Father: Arthur "Trap" Childers, Motorman

Mother: Ruby Childers

Sons: William Arthur (Bill) and James Edward (Jim)

Sisters:JoAnne, Sandra, Wanda and Sharon

William Arthur (Bill) Childers

January 18. 1935 - April 7, 2013

William Arthur Childers, 78 of Middlesboro, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013 at his home.

He was born January 18, 1935 at Balkan, KY, the son of the late Charles Arthur and Ruby Cox Childers.

He was a veteran of the United States Army, a Master Mason, a Shriner and was also a Kentucky Colonel. He retired from General Motors after 35 years of service.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother.

He is survived by the following members of his family:

2 Daughters: Shelia Ann Daniels and Sharon Gail Nunn

4 Sisters: JoAnne (Al) Meek, Sandra Kaye (George) Helton, Wanda Faye (Tony) Smith, Sharon (Gabriel) Collett

6 Grandchildren: Arvey Lee Daniels, Chris Daniels, Matthew Daniels, Charles Edward Gage, Travis Bradford Gage and Alisha Marie Gage.

7 Step children

Special friends: Larry, Cari and Eddie

12 Great Grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Complete Obituary at Creech-Middlesboro, Ky

Charley and Georga Childers family picture provided by Randy Baker
"Baby" Bill Childers
"Teen" Bill Childers
"Junior High" Bill Childers
Bill Childers and family
Childer girls and Bill Childers
Bill Childers Family pictures
Bill Childers in Army
Bill Childers joins Army
Bill Childers in uniform
Bill Childers in Army assignment
Bill Childers growing up in Bell County, Kentucky