Cecil Campbell, 89, Springfield, Mo. went to be with the Lord on August 22, 2014. Cecil was born on March 19, 1925 to Howard and Gladis Campbell in Moundville, Mo. He started work with Ashbaugh grocery store in Moundville, Mo. then continued with Kroger, Safeway and Ralph Brown. He worked as a barber for two years and retired as an electrician for the Springfield School system. He was an active member of Galloway Baptist Church.
Cecil was preceded in death by his mother, Gladis; his father, Howard; brother, Gene Campbell; sisters Trixie Daugherty and Louise Landers and his wife Dorothy (Wilson) Campbell.
He is survived by son Jerry Campbell; two brothers, John and Baxter and two sisters Alberta and Patsy of Nevada, Mo. He is also survived by several grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 26, 2014 in Greenlawn Funeral Home South. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday August 27, 2014 in Bible Baptist Church, Republic, Mo. Burial will be at Scrivener Cemetery in Dallas County, Mo.
Greenlawn Funeral Home South - Springfield
441 West Battlefield Springfield, MO 65807
Published in the News-Leader on Aug. 24, 2014