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Emma Jean (Wilborn) Childress

December 31, 1952 ~ July 17, 2020 (age 67)


Miss Emma Jean Wilborn-Childress was born to the late Mr. E.C. Wilborn, Sr. and the late Mrs. Johnnie Mae Wilborn in Marvell, Arkansas on December 31, 1952.

Miss Wilborn-Childress was united in marriage at an early age to Mr. Fate Childress and later to Mr. Lafayette Adams. Mr. Adams preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a brother Mr. Eddie C. Wilborn and a sister Miss Linda Carol Harper. Miss Wilborn-Childress resided in Stuttgart, Arkansas until the time of her death.

Always a devout believer, Emma Jean was a faithful member of Christian Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Stuttgart, Arkansas.

Emma Jean leaves to celebrate the memory of her life her 5 children Miss Jacqueline Denise Wilborn of Paris, TN, Mr. Marlon Edward James of Little Rock, AR, Mr. Anthony Fate Childress (Jennifer) of Dallas, TX, Mr. Lawrence Edward Childress of Little Rock, AR, and Mr. Freddie Lee Childress of Little Rock, AR. She also leaves to celebrate her life 7 brothers and sisters Mr. Ronell Wilborn (Ida) of Phoenix, AZ, Mr. E.C. Wilborn, Jr. of Little Rock, AR, Miss Evelyn Lavern Wilborn-Johnson of Strong, AR, Miss Bobbie Lee Givan of Trenton, TN, Mr. Willie James Wilborn of Miami, FL, Miss Sandra Kay Harper (Erwin) of Conway, AR, and Mr. William Terrell Wilborn (Jill) of Mt. Judea, AR, along with a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and associates.

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July 24, 2020

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Relerford Funeral Home
301 S. College St.
Stuttgart, AR. 72160

Graveside Service
July 25, 2020

1:00 PM
Lone Tree Cemetery Pavilion
1740 Highway 79B
Stuttgart, AR 72160

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