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Terrell Bruce Childs

June 5, 1936 November 23, 2017
Terrell Bruce Childs
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Bruce Childs Toccoa, Georgia

Mr. Terrell Bruce Childs, age 81 of 170 Whispering Pines Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Thursday, November 23, 2017 at his residence.

A son of the late Ty and Wilma Massey Childs, he was born June 5, 1936 in Stephens County, Georgia where he lived most of his life. He was a member of the Georgia National Guard. He served as President of 1st Franklin Financial Corporation with 43 years of service. He was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Windus-Mitchell Sunday School Class, a member of the Elks Lodge and a member of the Toccoa Hunting Club that he helped organize in 1979. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Jean Jones Childs in 1971, a daughter, Lisa Terrell and by a sister, Juanita Suttles.

Survivors include his wife of the home, Phyllis Bennett Childs; six daughters and sons-in-law, Donna and Matt Eddy of Clarkesville, Angela and Max Brock of Toccoa, Andrea and Flay Dalrymple of Martin, Tracie Smith and Jodie Smith of Carnesville and Brandie and Erik Hunter of Hattiesburg, Mississippi; grandchildren, Chris Terrell, Scott Terrell, Matthew Eddy, Jr., Natalie Eddy, Brandon Eddy, Mallory Eddy, Alec Dalrymple, Cooper Dalrymple, Ally Brock, Andi Brock, Weslie Hunter, Jon Hayes Hunter, A.J. Ricci and Abby Ricci; a number of great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Monday, November 27, 2017, 2 O’clock p.m. at the First Baptist Church with The Reverend Dr. Henry Fields officiating. The following grandsons will serve as pallbearers, Chris Terrell, Scott Terrell, Brandon Eddy, Alec Dalrymple, Cooper Dalrymple and A.J. Ricci. Members of the Windus-Mitchell Sunday School Class will serve as honorary escort and are asked to please assemble at the church on Monday by 1:40 PM.

The family will receive friends at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home on Sunday, 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. and on Monday from noon until the service time. Flowers are optional, those desiring may make memorials in his memory to The First Baptist Church of Toccoa, 475 E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, GA 30577.

Interment will be in Stephens Memorial Gardens with The Acree-Davis Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Terrell Bruce Childs.

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2:00 PM 11/27/2017 2:00:00 PM - 2:30 PM 11/27/2017 2:30:00 PM
First Baptist Church

475 E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, GA
Toccoa, GA 30577

First Baptist Church
475 E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, GA Toccoa 30577 GA
United States

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