Dr. James-Campbell-Obituary

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Dr. James R. Campbell

Boiling Springs, South Carolina

Aug 11, 1945 – Nov 23, 2021 (Age 76)


August 11, 1945
November 23, 2021
Boiling Springs, South Carolina


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Eggers Funeral Home - Boiling Springs Obituary

Dr. James Rennie Campbell, 76, went home to be with the Lord on November 22, 2021 with his family surrounding him. Dr. Campbell was the Founder & Former Director of Living Letters Prison Ministry. He was the Husband to Ellen Cartee Campbell for 55 Years. Rennie was the son of the late Clarence Booker “C.B..” Campbell and Rosa Lee Flynn Campbell. He was a member of Dependent Baptist Church, a Veteran of the US Army and a retired supervisor from Crown Cork and Seal.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a friend and son James R. Campbell Jr. “Rusty”

Left to cherish his memory in addition to his wife Ellen are one daughter, Tammy C. Pressley; two grandchildren, Jacob Pressley (Jordan) and Rebecca Pressley; two great-grandchildren, Lindsey Pressley and Charity Pressley;  who was his heart and the loves of his life; two sisters, Sandra Coble and Linda Thompson (Mike); one brother , Rodney Campbell; and a very special son Scott Robinson.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 26, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Eggers Funeral Home of Boiling Springs. The funeral service will follow in the chapel at 2:00 PM officiated by Dr. Joe Geddes, Mr. Mickey Thompson and Mr. Jason Kersh. Interment will follow the service at Boiling Springs Memorial Gardens.

Serving as pallbearers will be Greg Flack, Danny Turner, Dan Houge,  Donnie Cox and James Johnson. Honorary pallbearers will be John Fox, Mark Ball and Alan Griffin.

The family will be at the home.

E-condolences may be sent on line to www.eggersfuneralhome.com.


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So sorry to hear of passing of your loved one. I am here as your friend and your neighbor on the back side. Prayers and love to you and family.

Ellen you are in our prayers and thoughts. We will miss him

I miss and love uncle Rennie he was good Christian man and a loving father and husband and grandfather .see you in heaven .

I will cherish all my memories of you till we meet again.

I can sympathize with you Ellen. You and your family are in my prayers.

So sorry for your loss, we will be praying for you all.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God’s presence and grace comfort your hearts.

Bro. Rennie was a great friend and brother in Christ. He will be dearly missed. Our prayers are with you and the family. We have many precious memories of the times we spent in fellowship. Sorry we cannot be with you.

Miss Ellen and family do sorry to hear about your loss of brother Rennie. He was a great man of God and we are praying for you all in this time of sorrow
I will miss you Rennie until we see each other again!!!!!!
Love ya,