Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, December 19, 2013
OBITUARY ~ EDITH (STEPHENS) CAMPBELL
February 27, 1923 ~ December 10, 2013
Edith CAMPBELL passed away December 10, 2013 in Des Moines, Iowa. Edith, the daughter of Mary (QUICK) and LeRoy STEPHENS,
was born February 27, 1923 in Ringgold county, Iowa. She attended country school at the Miller school, starting high
school in Redding, Iowa,and graduating from Blockton high school.
In 1941 she was united in marriage to Jack R. CAMPBELL
and for most of their life made their home in Blockton on Redding Road; the same road she was born on; a fact that made
her very proud.
Edith retired from the Taylor county assessor's office and was very active in the Blockton community.
She loved spending the winters in Arizona, even after Jack passed away. Even though she lived in Des Moines the past few
months, Blockton, Iowa was still home.
Survivors include her three children, J.R. (Ann) CAMBPELL of Topeka, Kansas,
Allen (Sandy) CAMPBELL of Arvada, Colorado, and Lisa CAMPBELL-PATTERSON of Des Moines, Iowa; four grandchildren; six
great-grandchildren; her sister, Edna, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Edith was preceded in death by her
husband, Jack, and her son-in-law, Pat.
A celebration of Edith's life will be held on Friday, December 27, 2013, at the
Blockton community building at 11 a.m.with burial at Rose Hill Cemetery in Blockton. A luncheon will follow at the community
In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to the Town of Blockton, Iowa. Online condolences may be
expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, December of 2013
A - B OBITUARIES INDEX
C OBITUARIES INDEX
D OBITUARIES INDEX
E - F - G OBITUARIES INDEX
H - I - J OBITUARIES INDEX
K - L OBITUARIES INDEX
M OBITUARIES INDEX
N - O - P OBITUARIES INDEX
Q - R OBITUARIES INDEX
S - T OBITUARIES INDEX
U - V - W OBITUARIES INDEX
X - Y - Z OBITUARIES INDEX