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Carolyn Childress

June 6, 1966 — October 24, 2023


Carolyn Childress, 57, departed this life on Tuesday, October 24, 2023. Visitations will be held Monday, October 30, 2023, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Griffin Mortuary. Chapel. Private Disposition under the direction of Griffin Mortuary. Carolyn Childress was born on June 6, 1966, to  Sylvia Jean Childress and Milton Ralph Kearney. Carolyn is preceded in death by her parents, Sylvia Jean Childress, Milton Ralph Kearney, and Robert Lee Johnson, Sr.; daughter, unknown
Carolyn leaves to cherish her memory; her daughter, Shakeishin Childress; son, Kelvin Childress; brothers, Milton Ralph Kearney, Jr., Milton Childress, and Robert Johnson, Jr.; grandchildren, Sylvia Childress, Antwan Childress, Milton Doss, Jr., Ace Childress, Ali Childress, Ari Childress, Kash Childress, Aria Childress, Zariah Childress, K’Mira Childress, and Noah Childress; niece, Tanya Love; DeAndre Johnson and Malik Johnson; a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, other relatives, and friends that she love deeply.
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Monday, October 30, 2023

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Griffin Mortuary Funeral Home and Chapel

1715 E Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79403

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