Janet Sue (Childers) Poling


Janet Sue (Childers) Poling, age 75, of Dewey Avenue, Grafton, WV, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018, at her home, with her family by her side.

 She was born July 17, 1942, in Philippi, WV, a daughter of the late Robert “Bob” and Evelyn Childers.

She is survived by three children, Tammy, Cindy, and David Poling, all of Grafton; six grandchildren, Kara Swiger and husband Charles, Tiffany Spencer and husband Aaron, Brian Poling, Kyle Poling, Mandi Poling, and Cory Whitmeyer, all of Grafton; and one sister, Pam Long of OH.

 She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Carl F. Poling; one daughter, Elizabeth A. Poling; one son, Carl C. Poling; one brother, Larry Childers; two sisters, Elsie Freeman and Linda Childers.

 Janet was a preschool teacher for 35 years and enjoyed every minute of it.  She was a member of the Independence Baptist Church for over 35 years.  She loved singing, tending to her flowers, watching and listening to birds.  Her children and grandchildren were her pride and joy.

 The family will receive friends at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home in Grafton on Sunday, March 25, from 2:00-6:00 p.m. and from noon until the funeral hour on Monday.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Monday, March 26, 2018, at 1:00 p.m., with Pastor James E. Johnson officiating.

Interment will follow at the Bluemont Cemetery in Grafton.

Online Condolences: www.donaldgfordfuneralhome.com.

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