WAITES BIRMINGHAM - Stella Isabel Camp Waites passed away Monday, November 18 at the age of 88. She was a Coosa County native and the daughter of Marion and Cora Rayfield Camp. After graduating from Sylacauga Hospital School of Nursing, Stella resided in Birmingham where she made her nursing career at East End, South Highlands, and St. Vincent's Hospitals. Stella is preceded in death by her daughter Lynda Waites Stewart, brothers Dr. Charles L. Camp, John D. Camp, and Joe Camp. She is also preceded in death by her sisters Francis Camp and Vivian Camp King. Stella is survived by her sons Jay Waites (Jackie), Alan Waites (Fran), and granddaughter Mallory Waites. Also surviving her are sisters Marion Camp Embry (Sylacauga, AL), Josephine Camp Davis (Montgomery, AL), and brother Wilkie Camp (Birmingham, AL). Visitation will be Wednesday night (November 20th) at Johns-Ridout's Southside Chapel (University Blvd) from 6 - 8 PM with graveside services at Hanover Cemetery in Hanover, AL at 11:00 AM Thursday. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the
. John's-Ridout's Funeral Parlors will direct the service.