SPARTANBURG, SC--Joe Andrew Champion, 92, husband of the late Rhoda Smith Champion, passed away May 19, 2013.
Born in Cooley Springs, SC, Joe was a son of the late MC and Elizabeth Nevils Champion. He spent most of his working life in textiles; and served in the Army
during WW II under General Patton.
Surviving are two children, Ann Caton and husband Doug, and Bill Champion and wife Tammy; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Lola Blackwell. Predeceased was a son, Albert Champion.
Visitation will be at 3:15 PM, with the memorial service at 4 PM at Trinity Untied Methodist Church, 626 Norwood St, Spartanburg.
Cremation Society of South Carolina