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Ernest Hamilton "Ernie" Childers

July 17, 1947 - August 19, 2020

Ernest Hamilton Childers, Jr., 73 of Hurst, Texas passed away August 19, 2020 in Grapevine.

Visitation: 9:00-5:00 on Friday, August 21, 2020, Biggers Funeral Home, Lake Worth.

Graveside Service: 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 22, 2020, New Hope Cemetery, 728 New Hope Road, Boyd, Texas 76023.

Ernie was born July 17,…read more

Ernest Hamilton Childers, Jr., 73 of Hurst, Texas passed away August 19, 2020 in Grapevine.

Visitation: 9:00-5:00 on Friday, August 21, 2020, Biggers Funeral Home, Lake Worth.

Graveside Service: 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 22, 2020, New Hope Cemetery, 728 New Hope Road, Boyd, Texas 76023.

Ernie was born July 17, 1947 in Longview, Texas to Ernest Hamilton Childers, Sr. and Laverne McKinnon Childers. Ernie served in the United States Airforce from 1968 to 1977 and achieved the rank of Staff Sargent. His tour included Barksdale AFB 1970-71, UDORN (Thailand) 1971-72, Barksdale AFB 1972-73, Avino (Italy) 1973-75, and Carswell AFB 1975-77. Ernie served as a Police Officer for the City of Watauga 1977-85 as Sargent of the Patrol Division, then he served on the Fire Department for the City of Bedford 1985-2009 as the Commercial Fire Inspector.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine Childers. His daughter; Cristy Childers and her husband Jeff Childers and their children Kris Hamilton Childers and Serenity Esther Childers. His son; Ernest Hamilton Childers, III and his children Kaitlyn Anne Childers, Sierra Lynn Childers and his daughter; Amy Leighanne Childers and the grand-puppies Ace and King.

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Biggers Funeral Home

Address:

6100 Azle Ave.
Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Service Information

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm

New Hope Cemetery

Address:

Parker County, TX

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm

New Hope Cemetery

Address:

Parker County, TX

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