October 8, 2010
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 10/11/2010 14:00:00
Mary A. (Montgomery) Wright Champion, age 87, passed away on Friday, October 8, 2010 in Shelbyville, Kentucky. She was born on May 6, 1923 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late Benjamin and Laura (Miles) Montgomery. She retired from the Pioneer Rubber Company. She was a member of the Willard Church of God, the Willard Church of God Willing Working Ladies and was a prayer warrior for the Lord.
She is survived by one son, Jake (Marty) Wright of Willard; one daughter, Carol (Ernie) Miller of Shelbyville, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; seven step-children, Ida Albright of Mansfield; Mary Woodring of El Sinore, CA; William Champion of Mansfield; James Champion of Omaha, NE; Linda Turner, Willard; Rodney Champion of Shelby; Beverly Minnich of Plymouth; four step-grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; two step great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Elmer Champion; one son, Richard Wright; seven sisters; one brother and 3 great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Monday, October 11, 2010 from 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the Church of God on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven. Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of God. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Marcie, sorry to hear about your loss. Thoughts and prayers. May God Bless.
I was deeply sadened on friday night when I heard that my step-grandma mary had passed away. She was always nice to me when my parents and I went to visit her and grandpa. I grieve with u as I miss her very much also. We must remember that she is in a better place than this old earth. Love and prayers.
Isaac Albright (Champion)
the children and grand children of Jim and Vera Champion send their deepest sympathy and love knowing “GranMa Mary” is in the loving arms of her beloved Savior. Pleace to all the family and our prayers are with everyone. Love and blessings to you.
Your gracious attitude for life and a beautiful smile will greatly be missed in the neighborhood.
Jason, Jake, Marty, Clark, and Shelley;
Sorry to hear about your mom/grandma. We send our deepest sympathy. She is in a much better place as we know she has gone home to be with our heavenly father. You are in our hearts and prayers.
Jake Carol and Ernie.
So sorry to hear about Mary she was a very kind sweet lady. She will be very missed. She is where she wants to be in the arms of Jesus.
Jake, Carol,and family;
We send our deepest sympathy as you grieve the loss of your dear mother. We enjoyed living neighbor to one of the kindest people one could be priveleged to know. We will all share in your loss.