Dixie Anne Campbell

DEGRAFF - Dixie Anne Campbell, 81, of Huntsville, went home to be with her Lord at 4:48 a.m. on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Logan Acres Care Center in Bellefontaine, Ohio. She was born on August 12, 1936, a daughter to the late Robert Elsworth and Ruth Fraville (Jacobs) Sprankell.

Dixie was married to her first husband, Carey F. Kreglow, for 17 years and he survives in DeGraff. She later married Clifford E. Campbell in DeGraff on November 22, 1975 and he preceded her in death on November 11, 2001. She was also preceded in death by her son, Terry Lynn Kreglow, on October 16, 1988.

Dixie is survived by her two children, Barbara Anne Kreglow and Glen (Jennifer) Kreglow, both of DeGraff; three grandchildren, Kelli (Tom) Stephens, Kyle (Samantha) Kreglow, and Kodey (Heidi) Kreglow; nine great grandchildren, Aubrey Stephens, Hunter Kreglow, Kalin Kreglow, Samantha Stephens, Malina Kreglow, Carter Kreglow, Max Stephens, Adalyn Kreglow, and Amelia Kreglow; a brother, John (Anna) Sprankell; a niece, Rachelle (Ken) Faith; a cousin, Alice Jane (Don) Bauer; a former exchange student from Chile, Jorge Gonzaliz; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins of the Cliff Campbell family.

A 1954 graduate of Bellefontaine High School, Dixie worked for 31 years as a bank teller, supervisor, and assistant manager for several local banks, retiring on June 30, 2000. She was a longtime member of the Huntsville United Methodist Church, where she taught adult Sunday school classes, served as a trustee, church treasurer, chairperson of finance, and Connecting Links Women Group for many years. Dixie also held numerous leadership positions. She served as McArthur Township Clerk for 14 years, Treasurer of Indian Ridge Condo Association for 11 years, was a Bellefontaine Friendly Senior Center Board Member for 6 years, a Notary Public for 40+ years, and a 50 year member of O.E.S Constance Chapter #78 in DeGraff which merged with Sarah Elizabeth Chapter #335 in West Liberty and eventually Bellefontaine Chapter #459.

She was an avid Cincinnati Reds fan and enjoyed crocheting, reading, crafting, flower gardening, baking cookies, and tole painting. She most especially loved her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren and the time she got to spend watching them play all kinds of sports!

Pastor Bryan Meadows will officiate a funeral service at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at the Huntsville United Methodist Church, 6611 Fruit Street, Huntsville, Ohio; where the family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Huntsville Cemetery in Huntsville, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Dixie's memory, to the Huntsville United Methodist Church, 6611 Fruit Street, Huntsville, Ohio 43324 or the Logan County Friendly Senior Center, 934 S. Main Street, Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311.

Funeral arrangements are in the care of the DARING & SANFORD FUNERAL HOME in DeGraff and online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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Published in Weekly Currents from Sept. 25 to Sept. 26, 2017
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