Helen Imogene Childers, 82, of Fort Smith passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014. She was born Sept. 3, 1931, in Lavaca to the late Legett and Pearl Stem Lovell. She was a beautician. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Homer Lovell; her first husband, Cliff Wagner; and her second husband, Marvin Childers.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Fort Smith National Cemetery Pavilion. Arrangements are under the direction of Fentress Mortuary of Fort Smith.
Mrs. Childers is survived by her daughter, Pam Dunn and her husband Bobby; her grandchildren, Cliff Hays and his daughter Casey, Clint Hays and his wife Lori, Jason Dunn and his son Chase, Stephanie Wilson and her husband Barry and their sons Seth and Zachary and their daughter Lauren; her companion, Ken Coddington and his sons Kenny and his wife Vickie and their daughter Tara, Barry and his son Erik; and her brother, Phil Lovell and his wife Kathy and their children Chris and Cheryl.
Pallbearers will be Cliff and Clint Hays, Jason Dunn, Barry Wilson and Kenny and Barry Coddington.
Visitation will be 5:30- 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
To sign the online guestbook please visit www.fentressmortuary.com.