The funeral for Minnie M. Childers will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel at Burns Mortuary of Hermiston with burial to follow at the Hermiston Cemetery.
Mrs. Childers, 93, of Hermiston, died Sunday, July 14, 1996 at her home.
She was born Feb. 21, 1903, at Tillamook, to John and Elvira Parrish Bailey. She grew up in Wallowa County and lived there until her marriage to Howard B. Childers. The couple moved to Walla Walla. She came to Hermiston in 1953.
Mrs. Childers enjoyed playing cards, fishing and quilting.
Survivors include her son, H. Jay Childers of Prosser, Wash.; daughter Gay Van Scholack of Hermiston; brother, Walter Bailey of Hermiston; 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren. Her husband, Howard, parents, two brothers, and one sister preceded her in death.
Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in charge of arrangements.
East Oregonian, Tuesday, July 16, 1996, Page 7A