Obit: Jack Campbell

Obit: Jack Campbell

June 23rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

Sr.RINGGOLD Jack Harris Campbell Sr., 78, died Friday, June 21, 2013, in a local hospital.He was a member of Burning Bush Baptist Church and was ordained as a deacon at South Rossville Baptist Church. Mr. Campbell was retired from the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department after 37 years of service. During his term of service with the police department, he also worked with Willwear Hosiery and Marmode Hosiery. After retirement he worked with the Catoosa County School System for three years. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion Post #217. Mr. Campbell loved people and worked hard all year so he could enjoy his vacation at the beach.He was preceded in death by his parents, Sam and Marguerite Beatty Campbell.Survivors are his wife of 50 years, Betty Tinker Campbell; son, Butch Campbell; daughter, Jill (Ralph) Bettis; grandson, Sam Campbell; brother, Jerry Campbell; sister, Dannie (Charles) Gibson; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel with Chaplain Neil Brown officiating.Interment in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.Honorary pallbearers will be officers from the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department and surrounding law enforcement agencies and the American Legion Post #217.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family and view the memorial tribute.The family will receive friends from 3-7 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.