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A passion for selling produce remains

By Tanya Chilton

July 21, 2014

Frizby Jim Childress, also a Finney, from his mother’s side, he said, sells watermelons, seedless and non-seedless varieties, and produce, in a parking lot off of Bridge Street in downtown Elkin. Born in Elkin, he has been selling watermelons since around 7 years old, he said.