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Donald David Champion

August 18, 1930 ~ August 1, 2021 (age 90)

Obituary

Mr. Donald David Champion, 90, of Paducah, passed away Sunday, August 1, 2021 at Providence Point in Paducah, KY.

Mr. Champion was born August 18, 1930 to E. and Lucy Carter Champion in Crittenden County.  He was a retired farmer that enjoyed being outdoors, raising cattle, and operating his International equipment.  He had served as song leader for 38 years at Union Baptist Church and is a member of First Baptist Church, Paducah, KY.  Family and friends were special to him and he enjoyed their company.

He is survived by his two daughters, Tricia (Jimmy) Albright of Paducah, and Tiffany (Billy) DeBoe of Marion; three grandchildren, Trey, Kirsten, and Caden DeBoe; and one step granddaughter, Chastity Albright.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Ann Dexter Champion; siblings, Douglas Champion, Martha Wring, James Champion and Dorothy McKinney; and his parents.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 4, 2021, at 2 PM, in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services with Bro.  Tommy Hodge officiating.  Burial will follow at Union Cemetery in Crittenden County.

Friends may visit with the family Tuesday, August 3, 2021, from 5 to 8 PM in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services.

Condolences may also be left online at boydfuneraldirectors.com.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
August 3, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services (Salem, KY)
212 East Main St
Salem, KY 42078

Funeral Service
Wednesday
August 4, 2021

2:00 PM
Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services (Salem, KY)
212 East Main St
Salem, KY 42078

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
August 4, 2021

Union Cemetery
173 Levias Road
Marion, KY 42064

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