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Belle Campbell Kessler, 95, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2016)

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville First Church of God. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom and had also worked at American Needle Craft. She was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Rev. J.D. Campbell & Celia Osborn Campbell, and the widow of Ottis Kessler, her husband of 41 years. She leaves eight direct living descendants.
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Belle Campbell Kessler, 95, died at 1:40amET, Friday, July 15, 2016 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY.

There will be a funeral service for Belle Campbell Kessler at 1pmCT/2pmET, Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Bro. Evan Tedder and Bro. Robbie Spencer Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT/5pm-9pmET,, Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville, KY.


Belle Campbell Kessler, 95, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2016)


Belle Campbell Kessler, 95, of Campbellsville, KY, daughter of the late Rev. J.D. Campbell and Celia Osborne Campbell, was born February 15, 1921 in Taylor County, KY. She died Friday, July 15, 2016 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 95 years, five months.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville First Church of God. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom and had also worked at American Needle Craft.

She united in marriage to Ottis Kessler on March 7, 1942. He preceded her in death on October 10, 1983.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Donna Baker and husband, Bobby of Campbellsville, KY; and Bettie Thompson of Hardyville, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Vonda Reynolds of Munfordville, KY; and Brett Thompson of Hardyville, KY

  • Five great-grandchildren: Amber Reynolds, Aaron Thompson, Andy Thompson, Nathan Reynolds and Katelyn Jessi

  • One great-great-grandchild: Oakley Jessi

  • Three brothers and two sisters: Earl Campbell of Campbellsville, KY; Clarence Campbell of Virginia, Willard Campbell of Massachusetts; Rose Williams of Glasgow, KY; and Edna Dixon of Illinois

  • One sister-in-law: Marjorie Campbell of Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother-in-law: Lester Cox of Illinois

  • And a special friend: Dreama Rafferty of Campbellsville, KY
She was also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Donald Thompson; three brothers and three sisters: Albert Campbell, Howard Campbell, Charles Junior Campbell, Connie Lester, Bonnie Cox and Barbara McCowen.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Hosparus of Green Riverand may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Send condolences to the family of Belle Campbell Kessler

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.


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