|Death: ||Jan. 8, 1926|
Fairfield Recorder, Fairfield Texas
Friday, January 22, 1926
MITCHELL CHILDS DIES IN MARYLAND
Mitchell CHILDS, 21, son of Mr. & Mrs. Howell CHILDS of Fairfield, died
in Baltimore Maryland last Monday morning of flu-pneumonia. He was in Baltimore
with his brother, Travis and family. Skilled physicians and nurses waited
on him and no effort was spared to save is life.
The remains, accompanied by Travis, arrived here Wednesday night. Burial
was in the Fairfield Cemetery Thursday afternoon following impressive services
at the First Baptist Church by Rev.s H. L. MCKISSICK and I. O. DENT. A
very touching and impressive part of the service was the address of Rev.
Lafayette CHILDS, and young minister and brother of Mitchell.
Deceased leaves a father and mother, a sister, Mary Lou of Fairfield, three
brothers, Rev. Lafayette CHILDS and Leon CHILDS of Fort Worth and Travis
CHILDS of Baltimore, also a large number of other relatives. Quite a number
of relatives from out of town were here to attend the services, als Miss
Mary WILLHOUSE, of Texas City, to whom Mitchell was engaged, her sister,
Miss Edith WILLHOUSE and Mr. B. A. HUDSON also of Texas City.
Created by: Eric Wood
Record added: Oct 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119000293
Harold N. Womble
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