2008-08-28 / Obituaries


Herbert Pitts Campbell Jr., 81, of Leroy died Aug. 20, 2008 at his residence.

He was born Feb. 26, 1927 in

Plantersville. He

was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Navy. He was a member of the Central City Masonic Lodge of Selma and a member of the Abba Temple Shrine of Mobile. He was a Carman with Norfolk Southern Railroad for 44 years.

Survivors include four sons, Russell Campbell, Citronelle, Marion Campbell, Saraland, Brian Campbell, Chunchula, Thomas Campbell, Mobile; one daughter, Elaine Leech, Clifton, Va.; one brother, Marion Andrew Plummer, Birmingham; 11 grandchildren; five greatgrandchildren.

A graveside service was Aug. 22 at 12:30 p.m. at the New Leroy Baptist Church Cemetery. Lathan Funeral Home directed.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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