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Beatrice Campbell

Monday, January 12, 2009

DEXTER -- Beatrice Campbell, 86, died Jan. 9, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Born Nov. 10, 1922, at Fisk, to the late Irving Osbern and Mary Ellen Wilson Bland, she had worked as a bookkeeper and was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter.

On July 10, 1948, at Clay County, Ark., she married William E. "Bill" Campbell who preceded her in death on Oct. 16, 2000.

She was also preceded in death by one brother, the Rev. Thurman William Bland; and one sister, Anna Thayer.

Survivors include: one daughter, Carolyn Sue Coleman of Memphis, Tenn.; two granddaughters, Denise McKee of Germantown, Tenn., and Kelly Bankhead of Asheboro, N.C.; and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled from 12:30 p.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter with the Rev. Joshua Carpenter officiating.

Burial will follow in the Brown's Chapel Cemetery in Broseley.