|Clark Arnold "Bard" Childers Sr.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1930 in Cleveland, Rowan, NC, USA. 6 The 1930 census recorded Bard Childers, farmer, 44, living with wife May, 31; and May's children by her first marriage: son Ellmer H., 9; and daughter hellen M., 6. Everyone and their parents were born in North Carolina.
2. Cause of Death: chronic nephritis, 1 Nov 1946, Litaker Township, Rowan, NC, USA. 4
3. Residence: on 9 Aug 1988 in Mooresville, Iredell, NC, USA. 5
Clark married Betty "Bessie" Mae Beeker, daughter of John Henry Osborn Beeker and Annie Evangeline Hill. (Betty "Bessie" Mae Beeker was born on 23 Dec 1897 in Cleveland, Rowan, NC, USA,7 8 died on 3 Dec 1992 in Mooresville, Iredell, NC, USA 7 9 and was buried on 5 Dec 1992 in Cleveland: Cleveland First Baptist Church Cemetery, Rowan, NC, USA 7 9.)
1 <i>The Daily Times-News (Burlington, North Carolina)</i> (Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina), 29 Mar 1969, page 19. Obituary of Thomas Lee Beeker.
2 <i>Statesville Record & Landmark (Statesville, NC)</i>, 22 Oct 1973, page 3. Obituary of John Calvin Beeker.
3 FamilySearch.org, <i>North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VCWX-MLW Clark Arnold Childers Jr., 08 Mar 1935 citing vol. 902, p. 439, Rowan, North Carolina, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh.
4 Ancestry.com, <i>North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976</i> (North Carolina State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics. North Carolina Death Certificates. Microfilm S.123. Rolls 19-242, 280, 313-682, 1040-1297. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina.), Certificate 24285. C. A. (Baird) Childers. Father W. A. Childers. Mother not determined. Widowed. Informant C. A. Childers Jr.
5 <i>Greensboro News & Record (Greensboro, NC)</i>, 12 Aug 1988, page 18. Obituary of Augustus Beeker.
6 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X3Q1-V3K Bard Childers, Cleveland, Rowan, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 10, sheet 2B, line 90, family 30.
7 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=104485262.
8 FamilySearch.org, <i>North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VCWX-9RB Betty Mae Beeker, 23 Dec 1897 citing vol. 902, p. 284, Rowan, North Carolina.
9 <i>The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC)</i> (Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina), 4 Dec 1992, obituary of Mrs. Betty M. Beeker Childers.