TUPELO – Clifford Mayes Childers, 71, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Sanctuary House in Tupelo. He was born July 7, 1942, in Myrtle to Ed and Mattie Roberts Childers. He was a former resident of Aurora, Ill., where he had worked at Richard/Wilcox and Barber-Greene. He was a caring father and best friend. He was always the life of the party and kept a great sense of humor until the end. He will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by two children, Kimberly Diane Childers and David Bradley Childers; two brothers, Buster W. Childers and Billy Frank Childers; five grandchildren; and a special friend and caregiver, Lois Finlayson.
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