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Pearl Fitzgerald Childress

June 11, 1945 April 2, 2018
Pearl Fitzgerald Childress
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Obituary for Pearl Fitzgerald Childress

Pearl Fitzgerald Childress, age 72 of Danville, VA, passed away Monday, April 2, 2018 at her home in Danville, VA. She was born June 11, 1945 to the late Matthew Jake Fitzgerald and Lassie Beck Fitzgerald. Ms. Childress was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. She was a deaconess for forty years, a loving mother, grandmother, sister, friend and neighbor. Pearl worked for Dan River Mills for over thirty years.

Ms. Childress is survived by a daughter, Marilyn Childress of Newport News, VA; two sisters, Annie Reaves and Catherine Fitzgerald both of Danville; a brother David Fitzgerald of Danville; a granddaughter, Tylicia Fields; special friends, Virginia and Neal Carter and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was predeceased by a daughter Carolyn Childress; a son, William K. Childress; a sister Marie King and two brothers, William Roy Fitzgerald and Carter Lee Fitzgerald.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 656 Blairs Circle, Blairs, VA 24527 with Pastor Reginald Carter officiating.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Childress family. Online condolences may be made at

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11:00 AM 4/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
Oak Grove Baptist Church

656 Blairs Circle
Blairs, VA 24527

Oak Grove Baptist Church
656 Blairs Circle Blairs 24527 VA
United States

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