Sandra Allen Childers of Kenova

Sandra Allen Childers, 71, of Kenova, W.Va., died Monday, November 29, 2010, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, W.Va. Sandra was born April 27, 1939, in Huntington, a daughter of the late Woodrow W. and Frances June Garrett Allen. She worked in child care at Saint Peter’s Church. Sandra was a member of Kenova United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one aunt, Lois Garrett. She is survived by her children, three sons, John Allen Hume of Cannonsburg, Ky., David E. Hume of Lexington, Ky., and Jim Childers of Lexington, Ky.; three daughters, Elizabeth Hume, Deborah Hume and Kimberly Mullins, all of Kenova; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Memorial contributions may be made to The American Diabetes Association. The family received friends at Rollins Funeral Home, Kenova, from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, December 2, 2010, at which time a memorial service was held, with Rev. Lindsay Thorp officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at