Shirley Toney Childress

Published 10:50 am Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Shirley Toney Childress, 84, of New Canton, passed away on Sunday, April 23, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Carrie Toney, her husband, Joseph Albert “Boots” Childress and two sons, Abner and Jimmy Childress.

She is survived by her daughter, Brenda Huddleston and her husband, Jimmy, who cared for Shirley as though she were his own mother; two sons, Milton Childress and his wife, Brenda and Dennis Childress; daughter-in-law, Margie Childress; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A graveside service was held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in the Welcome Wesleyan Church Cemetery.  Dunkum Funeral Home served the family.