David Kent Campbell
1947 - 2020
Campbell, David Kent

October 24, 1947 - November 17, 2020

David Kent Campbell, 73, passed away on November 17, 2020, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. He was born in Forsyth County on October 24, 1947 to Billie Rierson and Juanita Cofer Campbell. He graduated from North Forsyth High School where he played baseball and basketball. He continued playing basketball at Gulf Coast Jr. College before joining the Air Force. During his time in the Air Force Kent was stationed at the Osan Air Base in South Korea and then the Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland. He later retired from Quality Oil. Kent was an avid sports fan and loved playing golf.

He was preceded in death by his mother and step-father, Jim Campbell. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Jane Campbell; children, David (Katherine) Campbell, Adam Campbell, and Laura (Chris) Powers; and grandchildren, Benjamin, Anna Jane, Wilson, Henry, Amelia, and Gwenyth.

No services will be held at this time. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made through www.salemfh.com/.

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Jane, kids and grandkids, we want to express our sympathies for your huge loss. Our family will always remember the big impact your family had on ours when we moved to WS and Michael and David were students at Speas right from the start. We will keep you in our hearts as you grieve this deep loss.
David and Leslie Lundquist
November 22, 2020
Jane, so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.
Donna Smitherman
November 21, 2020
Jane, David, Adam and Laura, You are all in our prayers. Please let us know if there's anything we can do. Kursten & Mona
Kursten and Mona Cofer
November 21, 2020
I went to school with Kent, My girlfriend and I had a crush on him when we were at Old Town, we named him Clarence KookiaBerry so no one knew who we were talking about. He was always a very nice guy and I am sure he will bemissed. So sorry for the family.
Betty Fulk Henning
November 21, 2020
Jane, so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family. Lynn Armstrong
Lynn Armstrong
November 21, 2020