February 1, 1957 – October 10, 2020
David Wesley Church, age 63, of Oak Grove, MO passed away October 10, 2020, at his daughter’s home in Golden City, MO, after a three year battle with cancer.
David was born February 1,1957 to Issac Reu and Patricia Ann (Phillips) Church. David graduated from Oak Grove High School. He ran and operated his own mechanic shop for many years, while also working as a volunteer fireman. He eventually worked for the City of Oak Grove as a firefighter and later as the Fire Chief. He then continued working for the city as the City Building Inspector. David was an avid arrowhead collector/maker, was an avid fisherman and hunter, and enjoyed spending much of his free time outdoors.
Survivors include three daughters, Angela Brewer and her husband Darren, of Webb City, MO, Connie Parker and her husband Chet of Golden City, MO, and Victoria Faucett, of Mt. Vernon, MO; one brother Ben Church; seven grandchildren – Taylor Boehne, Harley Brewer, Audrey Parker, Jake Parker, Chloe Faucett, Lane Faucett, and Hannah Faucett; and one great-grandson, Jaxxon.
Preceding David in death were his father and mother, Issac and Patricia (Phillips) Church; and his brother, James Church.
A memorial service will be scheduled in Oak Grove, MO.
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