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Carol Childers

Carol Lynn Childers, 61, a resident of Okmulgee, Ok passed away at Saint Francis South Hospital on January 29, 2008. She was born in Okmulgee, Ok to Ethel Mabel Morgan and Clifton Forbes on March 16, 1946. Carol was a homemaker; also she worked for Headstart in the 70ís. She was highly esteemed at Highland Park Manor in the 80ís, but because of her health problems of polio and severe scoliosis, she could no longer perform manual labor. Carol enjoyed taking care of her home and family. It was her hearts desire. She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Chester Maloy Childers, her mother Ethel Mabel Morgan and son in law; Kelly Joe Maxwell.

Survivors include one sister Debbie Brown and husband Joseph Brown Sr. of Okmulgee, one brother David Morgan and wife Rebekah Morgan of Okmulgee and several nieces and nephews. She had three daughters; Pamela Lynn Maxwell of Schulter, Ok, Jo Carol Childers also of Schulter, OK, Brandy Nichole Childers of Muskogee, OK and one son; Anthony Maloy and his Wife Ginnafer Childers of Okmulgee,OK. Two step-daughters; Sharon and husband Charles Bramel of Okemah, OK and Virginia and husband Jim Wilhite of Vian, OK, four granddaughters; Amber Brown Vinyard and husband Kevin (Buddah) Vinyard Sr. of Okmulgee, Amanda Brown Talley and husband Brad Talley of Schulter, Summer Maxwell Vinyard and husband Kevin (Jr) Vinyard of Okmulgee and Starla Maxwell of Okmulgee,, five great grandchildren; Kevin Vinyard Jr., Kameron Vinyard and Angel Vinyard, Kaydin Vinyard Dravyn Vinyard all of Okmulgee.

A Memorial service will be held on Friday, February 1, 2008 at 10 am at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee. Brother Ernie Margwarth will officiate.