Howard Champion
Howard Champion
  • April 20, 1938 - August 13, 2017
  • Booneville, Mississippi

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Howard Ray Champion, 79, passed from this life at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, MS on Sunday, August 13, 2017. He was born April 20, 1938 to the late Alvin and Irene Champion of Marietta, MS. He was a Baptist, was retired from Sheet Metal Fabrication and was a former employee of Hodges Wood Products, Inc.

Funeral services will be on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 4:00 PM at McMillan Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Greg Smart and Bro. Glenn Jones officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Pisgah Cemetery.

He is survived by one daughter, Cheryl Dilorenzo and her husband Nick; three grandsons Nickey, Jamie and Joey all of Naples, Florida; one sister, Marjorie Smart and her husband Hansel; one nephew, Greg Smart and his wife Deborah; two great-nephews, Matthew and Joshua Smart.

He is preceded in death by, his parents and one brother, Hafford Champion.

Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM and continue until service time on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Mt. Pisgah Free Will Baptist Church, 312 CR 5091, Booneville, MS 38829.

McMillan Funeral Home is in charge of the Arrangements.

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