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Mollie M. Yandell Childress
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1888
Scott County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 9, 1986
Bethany
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Mollie was the daughter of Joseph Larkin and Mary Bea (Sparks) YANDELL. Her siblings were: John Daniel, Isaac Wilson, Joseph Elzie; Lloyd O., and Iona W. YANDELL Barnes.
Her parents moved into eastern Okla. and she grew up there. She married James Arthur CHILDRESS on 22 Dec. 1905, at Lodi, (Latimer Co) OK. By 1930 she and Arthur were living in Oklahoma City with their family. Their children were:
Elsie; James Dewel; Thelma Pat; Opal M; and Charles W.
Mollie was a person of integrity and high morals. She had two clergymen brothers. She attended the FWBaptist Church, but in her later years, the Nazarene Church where her funeral was held. She was 97 yrs 6 mos and 11 days.
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Obit:
CHILDRESS Molly (Yandell), 97, OKC. The Lord called Molly home at 6pm, on May 9, 1986 after a long illness. Born Oct 28, 1888 in Scott County, Arkansas. She was married to James Arthur Childress in August 1904. They had 6 children & 8 grandchildren. She is survived by 3 daughters, Elsie Williams & Thelma Cummins of OKC & Opal Pool of Country Club Hill, IL; 7 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren & 9 great great grandchildren. Mrs. Childress was a member of the Bethany First Church of the Nazarene. Funeral services will be Monday, May 12, 1986, 2pm at the Bethany First Church of the Nazarene with interment at Memorial Park Cemetery. Directed by Demuth-Garrison & Sherman Funeral Home.
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 Parents:
  Joseph Larkin Yandell (1849 - 1899)
  Mary Bea Sparks Yandell (1851 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  James Arthur Childress (1880 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Elsie B. Childress Williams (1907 - 2003)*
  James Dewel Childress (1909 - 1982)*
  Thelma Childress Cummins (1911 - 1992)*
  Opal M. Childress Pool (1914 - 1999)*
  Charles E. Childress (1917 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Daniel Yandell (1874 - 1944)*
  Isaac Wilson Yandell (1876 - 1959)*
  Joseph Elzie Yandell (1880 - 1970)*
  Mollie M. Yandell Childress (1888 - 1986)
  Iona Y Yandell Barnes (1890 - 1975)*
  Lloyd Oliver Yandell (1893 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: wvy
Record added: Mar 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35238547
Mollie M. <i>Yandell</i> Childress
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Mollie M. <i>Yandell</i> Childress
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Mollie M. <i>Yandell</i> Childress
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- Rubysgrandma
 Added: Dec. 28, 2015

- Julie McLaughlin - Wilson
 Added: Mar. 8, 2015
Dearest Aunt Molly, I am Gladys Barnes Woods, daughter-in-law, "Little Tommy"'s wife, You were such a dear sweet person, and Winnie was right, you had a wonderful sense of humor. I visited you once at your home in Bethany, McAlester and Red Oak. I mis...(Read more)
- Elisabeth Green Woods
 Added: Jun. 7, 2013
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