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Sharon Childers
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Sharon Marlene
1939 - 2018
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Obituary for Sharon Marlene Childers

Sharon Marlene  Childers
Sharon Childers, 78, of Johnston City, passed away at 10:17 a.m., Wednesday, March 21, 2018 in Herrin Hospital.

Sharon was born May 28, 1939 in Johnston City to Garner Smith and Nola Mae (Jent) Smith-Leamen. She married Charles Allen Childers on July 11, 1959 in Johnston City. He preceded her in death on February 25, 2007. Together they shared 48 years of marriage.

Survivors include her daughter, Lisa Childers of Johnston City; two sons, Mark (Yeun) Childers of Palos Hills and Eric (Lorie) Childers of West Frankfort. ; nine grandchildren, Rachel (Adam) Brenningmeyer, Daniel, Megan, Alyssa Chruszczyk, Stephen, Elisabeth, David, Kaitlynn and Karissa Childers, one step-grandchild, Nathan Nabeel; one great-grandson, Samuel Brenningmeyer; two brothers, Jim Smith and Mick (Gala) Leamen; aunt, Jewel Smith and sister-in-law, Nola Wallace. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; step-father, Albert Leamen; sister, Susie Spiller; mother-in-law, Lois Rogers; two sisters-in-law, Jeanette Smith and Darlene Smith.

Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Pyle Funeral Home in Johnston City with Rev. Donnie Colson officiating. Interment will follow in Becker Cemetery.

Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.

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