Clay Childers, 84 of Morgantown, Kentucky, passed away Monday, April 2, 2012 at his residence. He was a Butler County native, son of the late James and Lilly Dye Childers. Clay was a member of Mt Union Baptist Church, Deputy Sheriff, City police man, and life long member of the Butler County Rescue Squad. He was preceded in death by 3 sisters Pearl Hawkins, Faye O'Brien and Edith White and one brother J T Childers.
Clay Childers is survived by his wife of 59 years Jean Joiner Childers of Morgantown, Ky.; son Steve Childers of Morgantown, Ky.; son John Childers of Morgantown, Ky; daughter Sue Snodgrass and husband Venson of Elizabethtown, Ky.;5 grandsons Shane Snodgrass of Elizabethtown, Ky., Ben Snodgrass and wife Tiffany of Hodgenville, Ky., Travis Childers of Morgantown, Ky., James Luke Childers of Morgantown, Ky. and Mike Childers of Morgantown, Ky.; 4 great grandchildren Skylar, Kendall and Colton Snodgrass all of Hodgenville, Ky and Jaxon Childers of Morgantown, Ky; cousin Jimmy Childers of Princeton, Ky and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 2:00pm with Bro. Larry Cardwell officiating. Burial will be held in the Ridgeview Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 from 1:00pm - 8:00pm and Wednesday from 8:00am until funeral time at the Jones Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com.