More detail on this person: Col. Charles H.
(Skip) Champion, Jr., 67, of Marietta, GA passed
away Tuesday, November 1, 2011. A memorial
service will be held Tuesday, November 8th at St.
Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic Church in
Kennesaw with Father Jose Kochuparampil
officiating. Service will begin at 10:30 a.m.,
followed by inurnment at 2:30 p.m. at the Georgia
National Cemetery in Canton with military honors.
A native of Tate, GA and a Vietnam veteran, Col.
Champion retired from the US Army in 1996 after 30
years of service to our country. Surviving Col.
Champion are his wife Patricia; sons, Chad of
Miami, FL; Chris of Duluth, and Jon of East Lake;
daughters, Danielle and husband Kevin Newman of
Acworth, and Ali Champion of Birmingham, AL;
grandchildren, Connor Champion, and Sarah,
Jenna, and Sam Newman; mother, Patricia E.
Champion of Alpharetta; sister, Lisa Pritchett of
Smyrna; brothers, Rick of Savannah, and David of
Findley, OH. Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral
Home in Kennesaw is in charge of arrangements. In
lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the
Fisher House Foundation or the Intrepid Fallen
From: Marietta Daily Journal - Marietta, GA
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