Steverson Elmo Childress, 74, of Williamsport passed away Wednesday May 18, 2022 at UPMC Williamsport.
Born December 4, 1947 in Lynchburg, VA he was a son of the late Fredrick E. and Janie Haliey Childress.
He proudly served his country as a United States Marine. He was a member of Marine Corps League, American Legion Post #1, Williamsport, and the former VFW Post #844 Williamsport. Steverson was a hardworking man who spent his life providing for those he loved. He had a loving nature and unforgettable sense of humor that will be greatly missed.
Surviving is his companion of 40 years, Debra Bashnick; children, Frederick and Laura Childress and Brian (Susan), Heath, and Keith Bashnick; 12 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; siblings, Betty Jane, Everett, and Dale Childress; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Alease Golf.
A memorial service to honor Steverson’s life will be held 6:30 pm Thursday, May 26 at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond Street, Williamsport. The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until the time of service Thursday at Sanders.
Online condolences may be made on Steverson’s memorial page at www.SandersMortuary.com
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