David Andrew Upchurch

December 31, 1949January 17, 2019

David Andrew Upchurch, 69 years old of Wichita, Kansas passed away 17 January 2019 at 7:45 pm at Select Specialty Hospital in Wichita with his family by his side. David was born December 31, 1949 in Porterville, California. He was preceded in death by his parents, Peggie Pauline Woods and William Dent Upchurch; and his son, Marcus Houston Upchurch. As a beloved husband, dad, and grandfather his greatest joy was family gatherings around a campfire and having a great barbeque. David loved riding his motorcycle and traveling in his RV motor home seeing the sights across the USA. David leaves his wife Cathy Hinson of 16 years, his daughter Rosemary Masters and son-in-law Jeff Masters of Edmond, Oklahoma; his son Barron Upchurch and daughter-in-law Tanaia Upchurch of Wichita, Kansas; his son David A. Upchurch Jr. and his daughter-in-law, Audra Upchurch of Smithsburg, Maryland. He has 8 grandchildren, Jeremy Lee Masters, Brittany Joann Corson and husband Matt Corson, Joshua Herring, Cassandra Lynn, Colton Upchurch, Chase Upchurch, Brayden Armstrong, and Preston Upchurch. Five Great Grandchildren Rylee, Lane, Mia, Aiden, and Dallas. At his request, he will be laid to rest at two separate locations in Fairlawn Cemetery in Comanche, Oklahoma with his formal headstone beside his previous wife, Joann Pederzani as well as with his son, Marcus in Memphis, Tennessee. A celebration of life will be held at The Pumphouse 825 E. 2nd St. N. Wichita, Ks. 67202 on Saturday January 26, 2019 starting at 7:30 PM.


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