Virgie Mae Campbell Marie, 80, of Las Cruces N.M. passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012. She was born in Mesilla N.M. on Jan. 27, 1931 to John J. Campbell and Alice C. Campbell. Virgie was as loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and sister to her entire family. She will be deeply missed and will always be remembered. She is survived by her children, Kai Elwess and her husband Alfred Elwess of Brownwood, Texas, Jimmy W. Marie and his wife Rebecca of Vado, N.M., Linda McGuire and her husband Steve McGuire of San Antonio, Texas, Becky M. Chedester and her husband Mike Chedester of Ontario, Canada, and Brenda M. Cook of Las Cruces and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was proceeded in death by her parents John and Alice Campbell and her grandson Jason Blevins. Services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 at 6 p.m. at Scripture Baptist Church, 4440 Elks Road Las Cruces, NM. Services are with Getz Funeral Home and Getz Family Crematory, 1410 E. Bowman Ave., Las Cruces, NM 88001. To sign the online guest book, visit www.GetzCares.com.
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Dec. 18, 2012