CHILDS, Phyllis Speight, passed away at home on Tuesday, November 18, 2003 in Fort Meade, Fla. Born in Tiger Bay, Florida she was a lifelong resident of Polk County. She was preceded in death by her husband, William B. Childs. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Nora and Lanny Russell of Tampa; her brother, Paul Speight of Bartow; and her granddaughter, Rebecca C. Russell of Tampa. Mrs. Childs was a member of Christ Episcopal Church. She was also active in many organizations including the Fort Meade Garden Club, Woman's Club, and Florida Engineers' Wives Association. Visitation will be Wednesday, 4-6 p.m. at McLean Funeral Home, Ft. Meade. Services will be held at Christ Episcopal Church on Thursday at 11 a.m.