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Austin Blaine Childers

January 13, 1999 — May 30, 2022


Austin Blaine Childers


Austin Blaine Childers, 23, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday, May 30, 2022.

He was born January 13, 1999, in Fort Wayne, the son of Michael Childers and Tina Spillman.

Austin is survived by his mother, Tina Spillman of St. Paul; father, Michael Childers and wife, Angela, of Edinburgh; sons, Keygan Childers and Kingston Childers; brothers, Taylor Childers and Hunter Childers, both of Brown County, Logan Childers and wife, Angelica, of Indianapolis, Dillon Mann of Shelbyville, Pete Barrera of St. Paul, Trenton Ballenger, Bryce Childers, Jayden Childers and Skylar Childers, all of Edinburgh; sisters, Alicia Childers of Taylorsville and Mercedes Childers of Columbus; maternal grandmother, Patricia Spillman of Shelbyville; paternal grandmother, Kathy Childers of Edinburgh; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Gerald Spillman; paternal grandfather, Jim Childers; and sister, Celine Barrera.

Austin attended Trinity United Methodist Church.

He formerly worked at Kentucky Fried Chicken.

Austin enjoyed drawing.

Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.

Funeral services will be at 5 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Austin Childers Memorial Fund in care of Freeman Family Funeral Homes, 819 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, IN 46176

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