HICKORY GROVE -- Myrtle Childers, 89, formerly of 12279 Smith Ford Road and resident of Rose Haven in York for the past two years, died Thursday, April 24, 2008, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. today, April 26, 2008, at Unity Baptist Church in Hickory Grove, S.C. The Rev Ray Long will be officiating. Burial will be at Unity Baptist Church Cemetery.
A native of York, Myrtle Childers was a daughter of the late John Childers and Jane McAfee Childers. She was the widow of William Mason Childers. She was a member of Unity Baptist Church. She was also a homemaker.
She is survived by five sons, Billy Childers, Larry Childers and Frank Childers, all of York, S.C., Danny Childers of Clover, S.C., and Jackie Childers of Bennettsville, S.C.; 15 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at the home of her son, Larry Childers, 1832 Highway 161, York.
Memorials may be made to Unity Baptist Church, 2300 Irene Bridge Road, Hickory Grove, SC 29717.
Bratton Funeral Home in York is serving the Childers family.