In memory of
Virginia Wiggins Childs
Childs, Virginia Wiggins Virginia Wiggins Childs, a resident of Montgomery, Alabama, died peacefully at her home on January 7, 2017. Graveside services will be held at Greenwood Cemetery Thursday, January 12 at 1:00 with Rev John Blount officiating. Following the service, the family will receive friends at the home of her daughter Susan Kohn at 3148 Rolling Rd. Mrs. Childs was born in Toledo, Ohio on June 8, 1917. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Fletcher Wiggins and by her sister Mrs. Nancy Voght. She is survived by her son Robert Fletcher Childs, Jr (Gwen Roton); her daughter Susan C. Kohn (Bobby); her five grandchildren, Margaret Childs Dunn (Paul); Charles A Kohn II (Monica); Beth Childs Otto (Shane); Robert B. Kohn, Jr. (Rochelle); Emily K. Taylor (Reade); and her 12 great-grandchildren. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio, a Methodist fine arts college. While there, she served as president of Kappa Alpha Theta fraternity. She did volunteer work with the Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts and PTA. Later she worked for Kappa Alpha Theta and for five years was college district president working with colleges in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama. Pallbearers will include her son, son-in-law, and her five grandsons. The family would like to sincerely thank her wonderful caregivers Susie Mims, Alisha Hall, Rita Lawson and Barbara Rampersant. Their kindness, friendship and loving devotion will always be remembered. The family requests in lieu of flowers that a contribution be made to the First United Methodist Church of Montgomery 2416 West Cloverdale Park Montgomery 36106, Al, Kappa Alpha Theta- Scholarship Fund 8740 Founders Rd. Indianapolis In. 46268, or your favorite charity.
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