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Mrs. Shelia Wynette Childs White, 63, of the Red Bud Community, died Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
She was born in Murray County, GA, on July 23, 1954, daughter of the late Neal Wallace Childs and Lois
Maebelle Dixon Childs. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Juanita Doris
Ross; a brother, Jerry Wallace Childs; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Barbara Pledger and her
husband Frank, Charlotte Shaw and her husband Charles, Infant Kate White, Jerry White, and Ray Dutton.
Shelia was a loving, kind, compassionate friend, and loved spending time with her husband, children, and
grandchildren. She enjoyed working in her yard, sewing, crocheting, cooking, and taking care of her
grandchildren. Shelia was a member of the 1972 graduating class of Red Bud High School, and a cosmetologist
for 39 years.She was a member of Belmont Baptist Church, Fellowship Couples Sunday School Class, and
the Belmont Baptist Church Quilting Group.
Survivors include her husband, Donny White, to whom she would have been married to for 44 years on
May 18; daughters, Amy White Beason and her husband, Kollin, and Erin White Cochran and her
husband, Joey; grandchildren, Cole, Ty, Ella Claire, Mia, McKenna, and Leo; sister, Wanda Childs Hollis
Scott, and her husband David; adn sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Rev. George Ross, Carolyn Childs, Joan
Dutton, Joy Dutton, and her husband Johnny, and JoAnne White. Nieces, nephews, cousins, and other
relatives also survive.
A funeral service for Shelia Childs White will be held Saturday, May 12th, at 11:00 AM from Belmont Baptist
Church, with Rev. Stephen Williams, Rev. William Roberts, Rev. Joel Southerland, and Rev. George Ross
officiating. A private committal service will follow at Fain Cemetery.
Pallbearers serving will include Cory Hollis, Eli Scott, Brock Scott, Bryan Childs, Lou White, and Bryant
The family requests flowers be omitted, and contributions be made in Shelia’s memory to The Beautiful
You Program at Harris Radiation Center, c/o Gordon Hospital, 1035 Red Bud Road, Calhoun, GA 30701.
Condolences may be expressed and the guest book signed at www.maxbrannonandsons.com .
The funeral arrangements for Shelia Childs White are under the care and direction of Max Brannon &
Sons Funeral Home of Calhoun.