Katherine Sherfey Childress
Oct 25, 1934

Mrs. W. G. Childress died at her home in Louisville, Monday morning at the ago of 81 years, following a short illness

Mrs. Childress will be remembered by many of the older people of the county. having been born and reared at Freedom. Her maiden name was Katherine Sherfey. She is the last of her family to pass on. She was a sister-in-law of Mrs. Margaret Sherfey. who makes her home with her daughter. Mrs J. C. Francis. She had many relatives in the Freedom-Mt. Hermon section.

Surviving are her husband, three sons and three daughters: Messrs. Julius P., R. Bruce and Willie C. Childress; Mrs. James E. Horine, Mrs. J. Robert Dorsey and Miss Mary W. Childress; ten grand-children. seven; great-grand-children. all of Louisville.

Mrs. Childress was a devoted member of the Baptist Church and spent her life in the service of her Master.

Funeral services were held at the residence yesterday morning and burial was in Resthaven Cemetery, Louisville.

Kentucky Death Index
Name: Katherine S Childress
Death Date: 22 Oct 1934
Death Place: Jefferson
Age: 080
Volume: 51
Certificate: 25171


My records indicate the W. G. Childress was William Glover Childress s/o Fleming & Nancy Glover Childress. Katherine was the d/o Joshua & Sarah Hoss Sherfey. According to his DC William died Sep 3, 1937 and is also buried in the Resthaven Cemetery. -RG