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Mrs. Bronieth Childress Bullock
Born: 09/23/1918
Died: 06/15/2004
Visitation: 6-9 PM Friday, June 18 at Dowell & Martin Funeral Home
Funeral Service: 2 PM Saturday, June 19 at Dowell & Martin Funeral Home
Interment: Poplar Grove Cemetery

Mrs. Bronieth Childress Bullock, age 85 of Rt. 4 Mt. Vernon, died Tuesday, June 15 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington as the result of an automobile accident. She was born in Pulaski County on Sep, 23, 1918 the daughter of John and Audrey Poynter Nicely. She was a homemaker and a member of the Poplar Grove Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Orvil Childress (Sharlene) and Denton Childress (Ruby), both of Brodhead; four daughters, Donna Mae Winkle (Clarence) of Lebanon, IN, Bonama Childress of Copper Creek, Faye Denny (Harry) of Louisville, and Phyllis Spivey of Indianapolis, IN; three brothers, Joe Nicely of Greenwood, IN, Paul Nicely of Walnut Grove, and Junior Nicely of Mt. Vernon; and five sisters, Roberta Price of Greenwood, IN, Dessie Broyles of Somerset, Joy Randlolph of Indianapolis, IN, Beulah Jean Nicely of Greenwood, IN, and Nadine Watson of Celina, TN. Also surviving are 20 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and several great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Earl Childress; her second husband, Raymond Bullock; two sons, Harold and Ivan; two brothers; and one sister.