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Donald Baker Camp, 80, of Banner passed from this life on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at his residence after an extended illness. Born on November 29, 1940 in Banner, he was one of three children born to the late Sanford and Hazel Baker Camp.
Donald wed his wife Phyllis Ledbetter Camp October 16, 1962. The couple spent over fifty eight years in marriage. He spent many years in the National Guard before retiring and taking care of his farm fulltime. During his lifetime of farming Donald raised a variety grain crops and cattle. Alongside farming, he was an expert welder and metal fabricator. His hobbies included searching for good deals, trading equipment and cattle. Donald was a longtime member of Banner Baptist Church.
He is survived by wife, Phyllis Ledbetter Camp; three sons: Clint (Stephanie) Camp of Indianapolis, Indiana; Keith (Tonya) Camp of Bruce; Ken (Ginger) Camp of Bruce; one daughter; Priscilla Camp of Banner; one sister; Kay (David) Monteaux; eight grandchildren: Natasha Camp, Corey Gunn, Andrea Camp, Zachery Camp, Kasey Camp, Kamry Camp, Anna Taylor Camp, Corey Sewell.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Sanford and Hazel Baker Camp; one brother, Mickey Camp.
The graveside service remembering Donald’s life will take place on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 2:00PM in Banner Cemetery with Bro. Jerry Smith and Bro. David Haggerty officiating. Dennis Baker, Edwin Baker, Michael Cook, Keith Camp, Thomas Camp, and Scott Ledbetter will serve as pallbearers.
The staff of Parker Memorial Funeral Home is honored to serve the family and asks that you keep the family in your thoughts and prayers as they pass through this difficult season of life.
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