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Monday, June 25, 2007

OBITUARIES >> 06-23-07

Verna Campbell
Verna Ola Campbell, 89, died June 20 at Golden Years Manor in Lonoke. She was born Sept. 30, 1917 to the late Rebecca Jane and John Wesley Gentry in Cookston, Okla.

She was a member of Panola Baptist Church and a Westinghouse retiree.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jack Campbell, son Johnny Campbell and wife Sylvia Campbell and many brothers and sisters.

Survivors include a son, Fletcher Campbell of Lonoke; daughter, Peggy Kilpatrick and husband Gerald of Germantown, Tenn.; step-daughter, Barbara Lucas and husband Jay of Lonoke; daughter-in-law, Lucille Campbell of Mayflower; 12 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Hazel Akins of Lonoke, and many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were at Concord Cemetery by Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke.