Michael Camp

Michael Collins Camp, 68, of Cherokee Ridge died Thursday, April 27, 2023, at his home.

Mr. Camp was born Jan. 29, 1955, in Arab to James Howard Camp and Nellie Ruth Collins Camp. He was married to the former Donna Huggins for 48 years.

He was a 1973 graduate of Arab High School, attended Gadsden State Junior College and was a graduate of Athens State University. He retired as vice president of manufacturing and general manager from Norris Cylinder Company in June 2020 after a 45-year career in the compressed cylinder industry.

He was a believer and member and deacon of Arab First Baptist Church.

He was an only child and lost his mother when he was 8.He was always thankful and appreciative of the love and devotion shown to him by his extended family throughout his life.

He is survived by his wife: Donna Camp; daughter and son-in-law: Erin Amanda Camp-Meeks and Jay Meeks; aunts: Kate Rutledge (J.C.), Barbara Scott, Jane Saylor (Mike); uncle: James Larry Collins (Carol); and many cousins and friends.

The funeral was at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 30, 2023, at Arab First Baptist Church with Paul Murphy officiating. Entombment was in Brookwood Mausoleum with Gober Funeral Chapel directing.

Pallbearers were Keith Collins, Korey Collins, Kevin Collins, Kris Collins, Jay Collins, Jeff Saylor, Scott Saylor and Daniel Ralli.

Memorials may be made to Arab First Baptist Church or the Marshall Cancer Center will be appreciated.

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