Danny Ray Childress 1947 – 2022
Danny Ray Childress, 75, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2022 peacefully at his home. He was born in Greenfield, Tennessee on May 4, 1947. Sergeant Childress was proud of the 4 years he spent serving his country in the Marine Corps in Vietnam before being honorably discharged. Danny worked hard for his family and was a great father and grandpa. He finally retired at the age of 62 to enjoy cheering on his favorite football teams, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Tennessee Volunteers. He enjoyed family and home, and sharing time with friends. But especially enjoyed golf! And is expected to be on the golf course even now!
Danny is survived by his brothers Stanley (Chris), Robert (Brenda), and David (Doris) Childress; his sisters Lilli Griffin (Bruce), and Joan Lassiter; as well as his children Lori Childress Smith (Thimothy), Brian C. Childress (Rachael); grandsons Austin Smith (Bethany) and Logan Childress; granddaughters Paige Childress, Amber Smith. He will be missed by all that knew him.
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