|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1857|
|Death: ||Nov. 22, 1944|
Mary married James Marshall Champ in 1876. She married Ernest Spindle in 1908, about 18 months after James death. She divorced him 1931-1932 and took back the surname of her first husband. Her death certificate says her husband was Marshall Champ and her headstone says Champ. Mary died from hypertension, cardiovascular, and renal disease.
Death came to Mrs. Champ, 87, Wednesday at her home, 802 South Gold Street, in Centralia. She was born on Layton Prairie, March 18, 1857, and had resided here the past 16 years. Surviving are five children, 12 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren. The children are James Champ and Mrs. Louisa Gowen, Centralia; Mrs. Catherine Snodgrass and Mrs. Viola Lampitt, in California, and Mrs. Dora Baker, in Arizona.
Funeral services have been set for Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Pontious-Cattermole Chapel. The Rev. Erle Howell will officiate, and burial will be in the Winlock Cemetery.
James Marshall Champ (1854 - 1907)*
Catherine Elizabeth Champ Snodgrass (1877 - 1953)*
Melissa Ellen Champ Gowen (1879 - 1965)*
James William Champ (1879 - 1982)*
Created by: Shelli Steedman
Record added: Nov 27, 2005
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