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U.S. Veteran

Michael Childers

March 4, 1940 - October 20, 2018

Service Date: October 22, 2018

Michael D. (Mike) Childers, 78, of Anderson, SC, passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Rainey Hospice House.

Born on March 4, 1940 in Anderson, SC, he was the son of the late Frank and Gertrude Simpson Childers, he retired April 1, 2002 from Michelin Corporation and was a Veteran of the Army Reserves. Mike was also a member of Midway Community Church.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Elaine King Childers; children: John M. “Chili” Childers (Anna) and Julie Childers; grandchildren: Matthew, Michael and Hope.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018 at The Exchanged Life Center, formally Midway Community Church, located at 3000 Midway Road, Anderson, SC at 2pm with Rev. Phil Minnie, Rev. Roger Childers and Rev. Butch Morrison officiating. Burial will follow at New Silverbrook Cemetery with Military Rites.

Visitation will be held prior to the service at the church on Monday, from 12:30pm to 2pm.

The family will be at the home of his son, John M. “Chili” Childers.

The Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.