2007-07-26 / Obituaries

Champion

Hank Williams Champion, 51, of Pine Hill died July 19, 2007 at DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa.

He was born Nov. 7, 1955 in Pine Hill. He was a member of Pine Hill Baptist Church. He was a tree trimmer with Champion Tree and Debris Removal Service.

Survivors include his wife, Eva Jean Champion, Pine Hill; one son, Chase Champion, Pine Hill; two daughters, Lisa Agee, Lynne Champion, both of Pine Hill; four brothers, John Champion, Scyrene, Tip Champion, Dixons Mills, Taterbug Champion, Arlington, Ronnie Champion, Thomasville; Henry Champion, Pine Hill; three sisters, Patricia Klug, Sandy Champion, both of Pine Hill, Jan Calvert, Columbus, Miss.; seven grandchildren.

The service was July 22 at 2 p.m. at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Carl Williams officiating. Burial was in the Kelly Cemetery in Pine Hill.

Active pallbearers were Henry Champion, Tip-Cornelius Champion, Ronnie Champion, John Champion, Travis Agee, Hunter Champion and Taterbug Champion.

Honorary pallbearers were Neil Champion, John Brunson, Joe Hicks Jr., Vic Winters and Quintin Mann.

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