Ruth Childers, 83, died Friday, July 23.
She was born in Mississippi, the daughter of the late Frank and Golda May Owens Mathis. She was united in marriage to Henry Clay Childers, who preceded his wife in death.
Mrs. Childers worked for Hagy Foods.
Services were held on Sunday, July 25, at Pisgah United Methodist Church in Shiloh with Paul Childers officiating. Burial was in the Pisgah Cemetery at Shiloh.
She is survived by one daughter, Maebell Meeks of Michie; one son, Jim Henry Childers of Michie; two grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, Landon Clay Meeks and Lili Meeks; one brother, Dewey Wayne Mathis of Adamsville.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, William and Archie Mathis.