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Edward Childs
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Edward Wayne "Eddie"
1943 - 2017
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Obituary for Edward "Eddie" Childs

Edward Wayne “Eddie” Childs, age 74, of Kingston lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday, December 6, 2017. He was a life long resident of Roane County and worked many years in construction. Eddie always enjoyed hunting and fishing when his health permitted. Preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Childs; his father, Jack Dempsey Childs; mother, Margaret June Bird and grand-daughter, Samantha.


Jimmy Roberson & wife, Connie of Kingston
Greg Childs of Kingston

Elaine Roberson of Kingston
Gail Sosa of Kingston
Brenda Walden & husband, Bill of Kingston
Libby Farmer & husband, Ed of North Carolina

Frankie Childs of Kingston

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Colleen Hembree of Kingston

Billy Bailey of North Carolina

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Pam Harvey of Kingston

A host of extended family and friends

Graveside service will be held at Kingston Memorial Gardens on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 2:00 pm, with Rev. Tim Ramey officiating. In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to Fraker Funeral Home. Online register book can be signed at Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston in charge of all arrangements.

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