Charles Evertt Campbell, son of the late James Cleveland and Talitha Jane White Campbell, was born in Painton, Mo. on Oct. 24, 1924, and died at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. on May 17, 2012, at the age of 87.
Mr. Campbell had lived in the areas of Essex and Dexter, Mo. He had worked as a truck driver most of his life in Indiana and Michigan. He was a member of the Teamsters Union and had attended the Sweet Prospect General Baptist Church in Dexter.
On Oct. 27, 1943, he was married to Dimple Louise "Dink" Campbell. She preceded him in death in 1999.
To this union four children were born, Charles Monty Campbell, David Campbell, John Campbell and Janet Campbell. Other family and friends also survive.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Glen and Albert Campbell; and three sisters, Ruby Breiler, Daisy Welch and Ruth Ingleton.
Visitation will be held on Monday, May 21, 2012, after 9 a.m. at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 21, 2012, at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter, Mo. with Dr. Steve Tippen of Bloomfield, Mo. officiating.
Interment will be in the Essex Cemetery in Essex, Mo. with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.