HIAWASSEE James Ronald "Ron" Campbell, 71, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013.Ron attended High School in Rossville, received his B.A. from Carson-Newman Collage and masters from the University of Tennessee. He retired from Quaker Oats Chattanooga, after 25 years of service as a manger of industrial engineering. Ron and his wife Rebecca lived in Hiawassee, Ga., after retiring for the past 11 years. He enjoyed traveling, UT Football and sports. Ron grew up in Rossville, and lived in Chattanooga most of his life.Preceded in death by his parents, Erbie and Agnes Campbell; grandmother, Dera Stanfield; uncles, Charles and Paul Stanfield.Survivors include his loving wife, Rebecca Campbell, of Hiawassee, Ga.; daughter and son-in-law, Jodi Campbell Hoover and Troy Hoover; grandsons, Ben and Joel Whatley, Reid and Bailey Hoover, all of Geneva, Fla.; aunt, Dainese Riggins; cousins Paul, Barbara, Paul Jr., Charles, Diane and Johnnie Stansfield.In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Melanoma Research Foundation, P.O. Box 759329, Baltimore, MD, 21275-9329.Family and friends will meet at 12:30 p.m. today in the Lynnhurst/Greenwood Chapel, Knoxville, for a graveside service at 1 p.m. in Lynnhurst Cemetery with Rev. Keith Shown officiating.Friends may leave their condolences at www.lynnhurstchapel.com.