December 11, 2003
GLADYS E. CHILDS
NEWPORT NEWS – Gladys E. Childs, 56, a resident of Newport News, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2003.
Mrs. Childs graduated from George Washington Carver High School and worked with food preparation at the James River County Club, where she was employed in the late 1980’s.
Survivors include her son, Edward Lovette of Washington D.C.; one sister, Loretta Childs of Maryland; and one grandchild.
Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12, in the W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, in the chapel of W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home with the Rev. Barbara Williams officiating. Burial will follow in First Baptist Morrison Cemetery.
Arrangements by W. J. Smith & Son Funeral Home.