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CW4 (Ret) James Kenneth Church

July 15, 1932 ~ March 24, 2021 (age 88)

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CW4 (Ret.) James Kenneth Church, age 88 of Clarksville was called home to be with our Lord and Savior,  Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at his residence.

James was born July 15, 1932 in Ironton, OH to the late Kenneth Church and Della Gillum Church. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his wife, Judith Stickler. He is survived by his son, CW5 James R. Church; daughters, Teresa (John) Helf, Kim (Eric) Mumm, Jami (Curtis) Morrison, Cindy Hinton Church; 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

He was a member and deacon of Hilldale Baptist church, a decorated war Veteran with one tour in Korea and two tours in Vietnam.

Graveside services will be held at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West with Rev. Derek Simmonis officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project or  Nashville Rescue Mission, 223 Rosa L Parks Ave Suite 301, Nashville, TN 37203

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488. Online condolences may be made at

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