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David Church

November 23, 1955 ~ December 7, 2019 (age 64)


David Church was born on November 23, 1955  to parents Charlie R. Church and Luvenie Church in Norfolk, Virginia. As a child David loved to play football and won multiple trophies in football and track and field. David was a member of St. Mark Rzua Church in Norfolk V.A.

He joined the Army in on In 1974 and ended his term in 1974 as a kitchen supervisor. He then enlisted in the National Guard for 8 years. He started working for the City of Austin in 2003 and retired in 2017.

David loved to bake and watch westerns and Science Fiction shows. David was the all around hard working family man. He always woke up every Saturday morning and prepared a huge breakfast for his family. A tradition that his children all still honor.

David spent majority of his spare time with his grandkids. David was a very kind hearted and soft spoken man that would do anything for his loved ones. One of David's favorite things to do was to challenge his brothers Ricky, and Purnell to race.

David was preceded in death by his father, Charles R. Church, siblings Tommy R. Church, Christopher L. Church, and Joanne L. Johnson and his wife Ernestine Church.

Left to cherish his memory are his mother, Luvenie Church, siblings Charlie Church and spouse Debbie of Brooklyn NY, Rita Church, Purnell Church and spouse Sharon, Shelia Berry, Ronnie Church, Velvet Church, Marvin Church, Tony Church, Tyrone Church, all of Norfolk V.A., Ricky Church, Tracy Crosby and spouse William ( Jake), Billy Church, all of Chesapeake V.A., children April Parker, Devin Church, Dorian Church, Patrice Church, David Church and grandchildren Raphael Sullivan, D'Andre Ellis, Negale Harmon, D'Asia Ellis, Brailen McDade, Darrielle Church, Linda Church, and Bryce Walker 

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December 16, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
King-Tears Mortuary, Inc.
1300 E 12th St
Austin, TX 78702

Celebration of Life
December 17, 2019

11:00 AM
King-Tears Mortuary, Inc.
1300 E 12th St
Austin, TX 78702

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