April 8, 2014

Melody Ann Childers


---- — Melody Ann Childers, 44, Peru, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Monday April 7, 2014, at her father’s home.

Born Sept. 13, 1969, she was the daughter of Richard W. and Risa (Johnson) Nance.

On June 30, 2012, she married Anthony J. Childers in rural Logansport.

Melody was a homemaker. She enjoyed cross stitching and gatherings with family and friends.

Surviving along with her husband are two daughters, Brianna Bennett and Faith Bennett, father, Richard W. (Cheryl) Nance, mother, Risa Nance, all of Peru; two brothers, Richie Nance, Logansport, and David (Tammy) Jackson, Idaho; two sisters, Katie McAninch and Kayla Wallace, both of Logansport; several nieces and nephews and one aunt.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Staff Sgt. Kenneth McAninch.

A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gundrum Funeral Home with Pastor Jay Litherland officiating. Burial will follow at Ever-Rest Memorial Park in Logansport.

Visitation will be from noon until the time of the service at the funeral home.