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Mr. Gordon Lee Campbell, Burkesville, KY (1929-2011)

He was a retired U.S. Postal employee, a U. S. Army Veterqan of World War II, a former Farm Bureau member, and a member of Highland Chapel United Methodist Church.

Mr. Gordon Lee Campbell, age 82, of Burkesville, KY passed away Monday December 12, 2011 at the Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville, KY.

Graveside Services will be conducted on Thursday December 15, 2011 at 11amCT, at the Marrowbone Cemetery in Marrowbone, KY. Burial will follow in the Marrowbone Cemetery in Marrowbone, Kentucky. The family will receive friends after 7pmCT, on Wednesday, December 14, 2011, at Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY.

Mr. Gordon Lee Campbell, Burkesville, KY (1929-2011)

He was born in Crestview, Okaloosa County, FL, on Wednesday, February 20, 1929, the son of Sumpter and Littie Lee Campbell. He died Monday, December 12, 2011, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 82 years, 9 months, and 22 days. .

He was an retired United States Postal employee, a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II, a former Farm Bureau Board member and a member of Highland Chapel United Methodist Church.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Belle Philpott Campbell, and several brothers and sisters.

He is survived by the following:
  • His children: Phil (and Kate) Campbell of Cranberry Township, PA., and Perry "Bo" (and Jennifer) Campbell of Burkesville, KY

  • His sisters: Joyce (and James) Herndon of Tallahassee, Florida

  • His grandchildren: Ian Campbell, Forrest Campbell, Colin Campbell, and Connor Campbell.
Professional Services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY.

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Mr. Gordon Lee Campbell, Burkesville, KY (1929-2011)

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