Funeral services for J.W. Childree, 67, of Butler, will be held on Monday at 11:00 am in the chapel of Goddard – McLeighton Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mount Olive Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Childree passed away on Friday, July 9, 2010 at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta. He attended Christian Heritage Worship Center in Oglethorpe. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ennis and Lena Maude Blair Childree and a brother, Arnold Childree.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Childree of Butler; three sons, Jarrod Childree of Roberta, John D. Childree of Butler and Jason R. Childree of Reynolds; three brothers, James (Harve) Childree of Melbourne, FL, Wilbur Childree of Atlanta and Robert (Laree) Childree of Romoland, CA; two sisters, Marie Hill of Butler and Vernell (Cecil) Greene of Reynolds; three grandchildren, Jaden Childree, Zane Childree and Madison Childree.
Visitation will be held on Sunday from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home.