Mr. Wayne Osborn Childress 44, of Chester, Va., passed away at St. Francis Medical Center, Midlothian, Va.

He was born in Petersburg, Va., to the late Claiborne Childress and Geraldine Childress. Wayne was a graduate of Colonial Heights High School and was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Colonial Heights, Va.

He is survived by one son, Joshua Childress of Colonial Heights, Va.; three sisters, Patsy Lee of Hopewell Va., June Childress of Chester Va., and Kathy Daymude of Williams Port, Pa.; one brother, David Moore of Manassas, Va.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Memorial service for Wayne Childress will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 3110 Greenwood Ave., Colonial Heights Va.; the Rev Curtis Barnes, pastor, and the Rev. Joe Mayes eulogizing and officiating. The family is asking that relatives and friends assemble at 1:45 p.m. day of service at the church.

Professional funeral arrangements entrusted to the staff of J.L. Dodson and Sons Funeral Establishment, 25824 Greensville Ave., Petersburg, Va.; the Rev. Jeffrey L. Dodson Sr., funeral director, 804-732-5959 and 804-834-3330. Online condolences may be registered at www.jldodsonandsons.com.

Funeral Home

J. L. Dodson and Sons Funeral Establishment
25824 Greensville Ave.  Petersburg, VA 23803

Published in The Progress-Index from Mar. 8 to Mar. 14, 2014