Lizzie Dean Childers

Lizzie Dean Childers, age 79, of Lawrenceville, Georgia entered into rest on May 3, 2010. She is survived by her son, Larry Childers of McDonough, GA; grandsons and their wives, Daniel & Laura Stancil and their children, Taylor Ann, Alex Nicole, Matthew Wayne and Olivia Grace Stancil all of Dacula, GA, David & Mia Stancil and their children, Jonah Daniel and Hannah Elizabeth Stancil all of Brooklyn, NY; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by parents, Alonzo & Beulah Jones, her husband of over 20 years, D.L. Childers, brothers, Grady & John Robert Jones, sisters, Ila Mae & Lucille Geiger, daughter & son-in-law, Mary Ann & Wayne Stancil, and daughter-in-law, Mikki Childers. Mrs. Childers was born in Loganville, GA on August 11, 1930. She graduated from the old Grayson High School and worked for the former Genesco Shoe Co. and Saul's Department Store. She was a member of the Lawrenceville First Baptist Church. She devoted her life to her family, to whom she was a source of strength, faith, joy, and encouragement. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, to whom she was affectionately known as “Gommy.” Lizzie Dean was a loving, wife, mother, and grandmother. The Service Celebrating the Life of Lizzie Dean Childers will be held Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 11:00A.M. at the Lawrenceville First Baptist Church Chapel with Dr. Lamar Holley officiating. Interment Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Those desiring may make donations to the “Lottie Moon Offering” or “Fulfilling the Dream” (Building Fund) C/O Lawrenceville First Baptist Church, 165 Clayton St. S.E., Lawrenceville, GA 30045. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Lawrenceville, GA 770-963-2411 is in charge of arrangements.