Roy Daniel Childers, Sr., 71, of Strong, died on January 8, 2015 at John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado.

He was a retired truck driver, a shrimper and a Baptist.

Mr. Childers was born on October 4, 1943 in Bradley County and was the son of the late Burl S. Childers and Doris Young Childers Dean.

Also preceding him in death was a son, Roy Daniel Childers, Jr. and a daughter, Robin Regina Childers.

Survivors are two sons, Rory Childers of Malikoff, Texas and Timothy Childers, Minneapolis, Minnesota; two daughters, Melissa Garrett of Ingleside, Texas, Priscilla Ponder of Junction City; a brother David Childers of Tioga, Louisiana; three sisters, Kathy Payne of Monticello, Sheila Gill of Jacksonville, Florida, Lisa Boutte of Broussard, Louisiana; 11 grandchildren; a special friend, Angie Brogdon of Junction City; and host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on January 14 at 1:30 p.m. Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren. Burial will be at Union Hill Cemetery at Ingalls. Visitation is January 13 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.