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Albert Childs,Sr

April 25, 2020


Mr. Albert Childs was born October 17, 1935 to the late Henry Childs and Daisy Norfleet Childs.  He confessed Christ at an early age and joined Bethel Baptist Church until his health started to fail.  On Saturday, April 25, 2020 God sent an angel to  gently tenderly take his hand and guide him home.


Albert worked for the County for 30 years.  Albert was proceeded in death by his wife, Magnolia Swann Childs; father, Henry Childs and mother, Daisy Norfleet Childs; two sons, Willie Albert and Nathaniel Childs; four sisters, Fannie, Dorothy, Lois, Annie Pearl; one brother,  George Childs and one grandson, Benjamin Akins.


Albert leaves to cherish his loving memories: four sons, Albert Childs, Jr. (Irma) of Pascagoula, Mississippi, Lorenzo Childs (Tracy) of  Staley Heights, Michigan, Robert Childs (Billie Jo), Matthew Childs (Tamekia) all of Birmingham, Alabama; seven daughters, Dorothy Childs Tubbs (Charlie) of Marion, Alabama, Linda Akins (Manual) of Fayetteville, North Carolina,  Dynethia Childs (Kim) of Midotaian, Virginia,  Flora Gilstrap of Huntsville, Alabama, Brenda Tubbs (Paul), Atlanta, Georgia, Daisy Childs Christian (Melvin), Giovanna Childs Howard (Desean) all of Marion, Alabama; one daughter –in-law Barbara Belcher Childs of Marion, Alabama; one sister, Delethia of Cleveland, Ohio; two brothers, Henry Childs of Newbern, Alabama, Nathaniel Childs (Juanita): one brother-in-law Eli Swann; one sister-in-law Minnie Dunn (Gilbert); caregivers and grandchildren, Angela Childs Carter (Kevin), Savanna Howard, Princess Christian, Zaria Childs, Derrick Childs, Melvin Christian, Jr., Denzel Childs and DeKerius Childs; 37 special Grandchildren, 25 great-grands and a host of nieces, nephews , other relatives and friends; especially his friends and family at Moundville Health Rehab.


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May 1, 2020

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Melvin Miller Funeral Service
302 Pickens St
Marion, Alabama 36756

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