According to Twitter users, Staff Sgt. Childress was an Air Force reservist stationed at Buckley AFB in Colorado.
RIP Staff Sgt. Jesse Childress… peace to your family, your friends… peace to us all.
— tim duffy (@timpduffy) July 21, 2012
Prayers go out to the families of AF SSgt Jesse Childress & Navy Petty Officer Third Class Thomas Larimer who lost their lives in Aurora, CO
— Tonnie L (@topaz711) July 21, 2012