Bryant Childress, Jr., age 86, of Leitchfield, Kentucky, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 at Grayson Manor Nursing and Rehab in Leitchfield.

He was born on July 13, 1932 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the son of the late Bryant Sr. and Louella Brooks Childress.

He is survived by his son, Michael Childress, of Leitchfield, and two daughters, Carol Ann Rowe (Tom), of Leitchfield, and Lisa French (Gary) of, Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Eveline Farris Childress.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield with Bros. Ronald Renfro and Tommy Jackson officiating. Burial was in the Leitchfield Memory Gardens.

Visitation was at the Dermitt Funeral Home from 12 Noon to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and from 9 a.m. Wednesday until time of services.