Carolyn S. Childress



Carolyn Synan Childress completed her earthly journey on Monday, January 8, 2018.

Carolyn was born May 9, 1950 to Clifton A. and Myrtle Lee Synan.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, William V. Childress; two sons Ryan W. Childress (Melina) and Benjamin H. Childress (Elizabeth); grandchildren Rowan B. Childress and Aadan A. McCoy; sisters Sandra Beazley (Bobby), Janice Steadman (Stan) and Rebecca Tuttle. Carolyn is predeceased by her children, Jennifer L. and Wesley B. Childress.

Carolyn met life’s challenges with determination, courage and dignity. She now rests in peace.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 14 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. Burial will be private.