James William Champ, a resident of Centralia, died Friday, Sept. 17, in Centralia General Hospital at the age of 103. Champ was born Jan. 5, 1897, on Lacamas Prairie in Winlock.. He was a retired farmer and logger.
He is survived by a sister, Violet Lampitt of Palo Alto, Calif., and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service was held Monday at the Winlock Cemetery with the Rev. August Banaksy officiating.
Fir Lawn Funeral Chapel of Toledo was in charge of arrangements.
Daily Chronicle Centralia, September 20, 1982
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman