Mr. Johnny Lee Childress, 49, of King, passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Universal Health Care in King. He was born in Surry County on June 23, 1965 to Linda Jean McCormick Poff and to Billy Gray Childress. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Linda and Ronnie Poff of Mount Airy; his father Billy Gray Childress of Mount Airy; a brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Mavis Childress of Ararat, VA; a stepbrother, Chris Poff of Mount Airy. Mr. Childress was preceded in death by a sister, Billie Jean Childress Oakley and a brother, Danny Childress. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Moody Funeral home Chapel with the Rev. Arlis Thomas officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 PM until time of the service at Moody Funeral home in Mount Airy. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.