Jimmy L. Campbell
Jimmy Leighton Campbell, 75, of Cameron, passed away Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at his home.
A funeral service will be held at at 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at New Home Baptist Church, in Vass, with Brother Jimmy Settles officiating. Burial will follow in Pineywood Baptist Church Cemetery, in Cameron. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, at Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, in Vass, and at other times at the home of Howard Campbell, 1128 Boys Camp Road, and/or Lucille Campbell, 1840 Line Road, Cameron.
Mr. Campbell was born May 20, 1936, in Moore County, to Dora Von Williamson and Claude Carson Campbell. He was a member of Pineywood Baptist Church and was a well-known musician in the Moore County area. He retired from the tool and die industry. Mr. Campbell was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a friend to many and will be missed by all who knew him.
Mr. Campbell is survived by one daughter, June Jones, of Vass; three sons, Robert Campbell, of Vass, and Charles Edward Campbell and Harold Lee Campbell, of Cameron; two sisters, Alice Oakley and Shirley Blackman, of Cameron; three brothers, Howard Campbell and Marvin Campbell, of Cameron, and Ervin Campbell, of Carrollton, Va.; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Lois Ring; and four brothers, Paul Campbell, Albert Campbell, John Campbell and Carl Campbell.
Online condolences may be made at www.coxmemorialfuneralhome.com.
The family has entrusted services to Cox Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, of Vass.