Carl H. Campbell Jr.

Carl H. Campbell, Jr., 81, of Alkol went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 24, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Delores Jean Campbell; son, Carl H. Campbell III; brothers, Harvey, Don, Denton, Dell and Roger; and one sister, Carolyn.

He was a member of the Leftfork Baptist Church. He was a member of UMWA and was a veteran of the US Navy. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend who will be sadly missed. He was always willing to help anyone in need.

He is survived by three sons, Rodney Soup Campbell (Pam), Timothy Campbell (Debbie) and Chris Campbell (Misty); brothers, Stanley Campbell (Irene) of Duck, WV and Eddie Campbell (Doris) of Goleta, CA; sisters, Dolly Buckles and Maxine Downing both of Mt. Pulaski, IL; seven grandchildren, Brett, Brittany, Brooke, Kaitlyn, Christopher, Nicholas and Liam.

A special thank you to the best neighbors a person could have, Stanley and Anita Miller and to Rose Hasen for helping us care for Carl.

Services were at 2 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014 at Handley Funeral Home, Danville with Randall Kinder officiating. Burial followed in Braxton County at the Campbell Family Cemetery.

Friends called from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers you can make a donation in memory of Carl to Leftfork Baptist Church c/o Tony Clark, 1634 Bulger Road, Alkol, WV 25501.

You may express your condolences to the family at

Funeral Home

Handley Funeral Home - Danville
439 Phipps Ave. PO Box 175  Danville, WV 25053
(304) 369-0718

Published in The Coal Valley News from July 29 to July 30, 2014