Age: 77 Address: Delpha Road, Bakersville, Newland, North Carolina Date of Death: Monday, December 9, 2013 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: Ima Jean Childers age 77 of Delpha Rd Bakersville, NC passed away December 9, 2013 at Brian Center Health and Rehab in Spruce Pine, NC. She was a native of Mitchell County, NC and a daughter of the late Joseph and Geneva Pittman Grindstaff. She was a homemaker and attended Grace Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ray Childers and her sister Jessie Stamey.
Survivors include; her sons; Gary and Larry Childers, both of Morganton, NC, her daughters; Donna Burleson, of Spruce Pine, NC and Lisa Foster, of Bakersville, NC, two sisters; Juanita Buchanan of Bakersville, NC and Betty McKinney, also of Bakersville, NC, four brothers; Jim Grindstaff and David Grindstaff, both of Charlotte, NC, Roger Grindstaff, of Bakersville, NC, and Michel Renfro, of Virginia, eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 13, 2013 at 1:00PM in the chapel of Henline – Hughes Funeral Home with Ronnie Gouge officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Childers Cemetery on Delpha Road.
Memorials may be made to; Childers Fund c/o Donna Burleson 63 Mtn Laurel Drive Apt 1 Spruce Pine NC 28777.
Henline – Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Childers family.