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David Kemp

February 19, 1950 — May 24, 2021

Center Point

David Kemp, age 71, of Center Point, Arkansas, died on Monday, May 24, 2021 in Nashville, Arkansas.  He was born February 19, 1950 in Nashville, Arkansas the son of the late James E. and Johnnie Payne Kemp.

Mr. Kemp was a member of the Center Point Missionary Baptist Church and served as president of the Arkansas Chapter of the Gideons.  For over thirty years he taught mathematics at Delight High School, he truly loved the students that he taught and treated them like his own children.

Survivors include his brother Paul E. Kemp and wife Sandra of Center Point, AR; one aunt Bobbie Linville of Nashville, AR; as well as one niece Ashley Waldrop of Nashville, AR; two nephews Shawn Kemp of Anna, TX, and Aaron Kemp of Little Rock, AR.

Graveside services will be 2:00 P.M., Sunday, May 30, at Center Point Cemetery, with Bro. Shawn Kemp officiating, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Gideons or the Center Point Cemetery fund.

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Sunday, May 30, 2021

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