Date Born – Date of Death
Marion Fay Mease Childrey of Bumpass, VA died Sunday, October 9, 2011. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jackson Frayser Childrey and sister, Marguerite Floger .
She is survived by her daughter, Shannon Childrey Kruep and her husband John and grandson Matthew Kruep.
She started taking dance at age three from Elinor Fry and started teaching for Elinor Fry at age sixteen. She performed in many venues locally and did commercials for television when it first came to Richmond. She was the Domino Cigarette Girl starting at age twelve. She opened her own studio; Marion Mease School of Dance” in 1950. She taught gave reviews and did choreography for local productions from 1950 through 1990. She officially retired in 1992 but continued to teach for several more years.
The family would like to thank Marion’s nurses and aids who cared for her in her last months.
Graveside Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm Thursday October 13 2011 at Signal Hill Memorial Park; Hanover County VA.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Holly Grove Christian Church 1637 Holly Grove Drive Bumpass VA 23024 or to the Holly Grove Volunteer Rescue Squad
155 Factory Mill Road; Bumpass Virginia 23024