Graceteen Pearl Childers, Age 89, of Taylorsville, passed away on January 2, 2022, at Wilkes Health and Rehabilitation.
Graceteen was born on May 10, 1932, to the late Herman Parks Wallace and Mozelle Francis Wallace.
During her career, Graceteen was a cutter at Paladin. She was a member at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Graceteen was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and a friend to all. She enjoyed working her flowers, sewing quilts, cooking, doing yardwork, gardening, baking, but most of all loved spending time with her family.
Including her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband. Odell James Childers, brothers, Clyde Wallace, and Kenneth Wallace. Sisters, Edith Deal, Bernice Baker, Gaynell Decker, Ruth Allen, and Sue Braswell.
Those left to cherish the memory of Graceteen, include her son, Archie Dean Childers, and wife Robin. Grandson, Jody Childers and wife, Danette, two great-grandsons, Mason and James Childers.
Two brothers, Everette Wallace and Junior Wallace. Two sisters, Diane Williams, and Kay Roberts, and a number of nieces and nephews and a special friend, Renee Church.
The family will have a private led funeral service to celebrate Graceteen’s life at a later time.
Inurnment will be with the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alexander Hospice, 50 Lucy Echerd Lane, Taylorsville, NC 28681 or Wilkes Health and Rehabilitation, 204 Old Brick Yard Road, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
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