|Date Of Birth:||November 7, 1913|
|Date Of Death:||April 24, 2010|
|Service Date:||May 1, 2010|
Esther Spearman Childress
November 7, 1913-April 24, 2010
Esther Spearman Childress, 96, of Bloomington went to be with the Lord on April 24, 2010. She was born on November 7, 1913 to Robert and Ida (Webb) Spearman in Anderson County South Carolina. Esther graduated from Lander College and taught Home Economics in South Carolina and Ohio for twenty-three years.
Survivors include her loving husband of seventy years, B.F. Childress, daughters; Ida Jo Allee (Jim); Betty Anderson (Dan). She is also survived by her granddaughters; Christine Allee and Kerry Thatcher (Dan), and great-grandchildren Cameron, Anna, Mia, and Lana Thatcher. She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother Marshall Spearman.
Esther was an active member of the First United Church in Bloomington. She was an amazing woman and dedicated servant to her profession, her friends, her church, and especially her family.
“Well done good and faithful servant.”
Visitation will be on Friday, April 30, 2010 from 4-6pm at the Allen Funeral Home 4155 S. Old State Road 37. Services will be on Saturday May 1, 2010 at 10am at the First United Church in Bloomington, IN. Burial to follow at the Valhalla Memory Gardens.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Bloomington Hospital Home and Health Hospice, P.O. Box 1149, Bloomington, IN 47402.
Allen Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Condolences may be sent to www.allenfuneralhome.org