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Arthur Lee Campbell

Male 1947 - 2019  (72 years)

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  • Name Arthur Lee Campbell 
    Born 22 Feb 1947  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Apr 2019  Johns Creek, Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 19 Apr 2019  Rossville Cemetery, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7427  Rossville
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2019 

    Father Jewell C (Joe) Campbell,   b. 16 Aug 1910, Slater, Saline County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1981, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Medora Irene Bond Campbell,   b. 25 Aug 1910, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1993, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 8 Aug 1937  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bridal Shower- Bond, Irene
    Bridal Shower- Bond, Irene
    Mrs. Ruth Hesse and Mrs. Fern Rogers entertained guests Wednesday afternoon, at the latters home, with a miscellaneous shower in honor of Miss Irene Bond, bride-to-be. The afternoon was spent socially with various games and contests. Miss Bond received many lovely gifts. The color scheme of pink and white was carried out in the refreshments of ice cream and cake. The following guests were present: Beth Hartzell, Lila Ellis, Bess Conley Margaret Wingerd, Jane Maddox. Connie Hanson, Mary Bailey, Velma Lambotte, Mabel Lambotte, Golda Harshbarger, Mae H. Stiles, Mrs. C. E. Gresser, Margaret Bond, Lucille Griswold, Leona Griswold, Mrs. Win Ellis, Ethelyn Fergusen, Henrietta Ferguson, Irene Davis, Louise Parr. Effie Gibson, Helen Mitchell, Jessie Attebury, Mrs. Henry Lambotte Mrs. Will Howerton, Mrs. John Pearl Mrs. Margaret Witter, Mrs. Henry Miller, Mrs. May Stiles, Ms. Chettie Howad, Mrs. Bertha Cless, Mrs. Lida Cless and Mrs. Katie Cless.
    Marriage- Bond, Medora-Campbell, Jewell
    Marriage- Bond, Medora-Campbell, Jewell
    The marriage of Miss Medora Irene Bond to Mr. Jewell C. Campbell of Kansas City, was quietly solemnized Sunday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock at the home of the Reverend H.L. Nelson in Topeka.

    Only the members of the immediate families were present and the attendants were Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Rogers.

    The bride wore a white knitted dress, a white off-the-face crepe turban, white accessories and a corsage bouquet of pink roses. Mrs. Rogers wore a brown sheer dress, brown accessories and a corsage bouquet of Talisman roses.

    The wedding was followed by a family dinner at the Hotel Kansan after which Mr. Campbell and his bride left on their wedding trip. They will motor to Yellowstone National Park and the Teton Mountains, Butte Mont., and Salt Lake City, and will return by way of Colorado.

    They will be at home in Rossville until the middle of September when they will go to Manhattan and Mr. Campbell will be a senior in the department of animal husbandry at Kansas State College. In Manhattan they will make their home at 1031 Moro Avenue.

    Mrs. Campbell attended Washburn College where she was a popular member of Alpha Phi. She received her B.A., B.M., and B.M.E. degrees at Kansas University. Following her graduation she taught public school music in Wilsey and later taught violin and public school music and Montana State Normal College at Dillon, Mont. Last year she taught at Mayetta.

    Mr. Campbell attended Kansas University and Louisiana State University and last year was a student at Kansas State College.

    The Reporter joins the friends of Mr. and Mrs. Campbell in wishing them much happiness.
    Family ID F1874  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marilyn Ann Rosser Campbell 
    Married 15 Sep 1968  Holton, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Heather Renee Campbell Greenwood,   b. 12 Oct 1973, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Matthew Lee Campbell,   b. 20 Sep 1976
    Marriage- Rosser, Marilyn-Campbell, Arthur
    Marriage- Rosser, Marilyn-Campbell, Arthur
    Vows are solemnized Sept. 15 at Holton
    Mr. and Mrs. Frank Rosser, Holton, announce the marriage of their daughter, Marilyn Ann, to Mr. Arthur Lee Campbell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Campbell, Rossville.

    The marriage was solemnized at 4:00 o'clock p.m., Sept. 15, in the First Presbyterian Church, Holton. The ceremony was read by the Rev. Don Hammerli.

    Miss Janet Hammerli, Holton, was organist.

    The candlelight ceremony featured two seven-branch candelabras, decorated with bronze mums, lemon leaf and tied with yellow bows.

    The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a gown of delicate silk organza over taffeta with an empire waistline accented by venice lace and a small bow at the front. Long tapering sleeves of self material were featured. The skirt was dramatized by a detachable watteau train, topped by a bow of imported silk illusion fell in soft folds to the waistline, and was held by a forward headpiece of silk illusion petals. She carried a traditional cascade of white bridal roses, stephanotis and ivy.

    Mrs. Ron Perry, Emporia, was matron of honor. Mrs. Larry Teske, Delia, and Miss Jan Campbell, Rossville, sister of the bridegroom, were bridesmaids. The attendants wore floor-length dresses of lemon yellow, with a trim of mint green velvet ribbon. They carried a cascade of bronze mums backed with lemon leaf.

    Miss Denise McQueen, Delia, was flower girl. She was dressed in a floor-length lemon yellow dress, with a trim of mint green velvet ribbon. She wore a bronze mum circlet on her head and carried a white basket of yellow rose petals. Bucky Peddicord, Wamego, was ring bearer.

    Miss Mary Williams and Miss Carolyn Zlatnik, both of Delia, were taper-lighters. They wore floor-length lemon yellow dresses, with a trim of mint green velvet ribbon. They wore bronze mum wrist corsages.

    Ron Perry, Emporia, was best man. Mark Poell, St. Marys, and Bill Fauerbach, Rossville, were groomsmen. Ken Heidebrecht, Wichita, LeRoy Carrell, Rossville, Otto Ormosi, Emporia, served as ushers.

    Mrs. Rosser, mother of the bride wore an aqua dress. Mrs. Campbell, mother of the bridegroom, wore a beige lace dress. Both wore a cymbidium orchid corsage.

    Mrs. Ken Heidebrecht, sister of the bride, attended the guest book.

    The reception was held in the Fellowship Hall of the church. Assisting at the reception were Mrs. Ira Williams and Mrs. Harold McQueen, of Delia, Miss Mary Ann Bowmen, Emporia, Miss Mary Ann Thompson, Kansas City, Mo., Miss Judith Zlatnik and Miss Penny Hejtmanek, of Topeka. Junior hostesses were Miss Mary Williams and Miss Carolyn Zlatnik.

    For going away, the bride chose a two-piece green outfit with black accessories. Her corsage was yellow roses.

    The couple are living at 1013 Congress, Emporia.

    The bride is a graduate of Delia Rural High School and is attending Kansas State Teachers College of Emporia. The bridegroom is a graduate of Rossville High School and is attending the College of Emporia.

    [From 1968]
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2017 09:56:40 
    Family ID F546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Documents
    Obituary- Campbell, Arthur
    Obituary- Campbell, Arthur
    Lawrenceville, GA.-Arthur Lee "Art" Campbell 72, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Johns Creek, GA. He was born February 22, 1947 in Chicago, IL, the son of Jewel "Joe" and Irene Bond Campbell. Art graduated from Rossville High School and from the College of Emporia. He served in the Kansas Army National Guard. Art was the owner and operator of Campbell Sod Farm near Rossville retiring in 2013. He was a member of the Rossville United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his son, Matt Campbell, and his wife Janell, with their four children, Tristan, Trace, Ellery & Brody, Cumming, GA; his daughter, Heather Campbell-Greenwood, and her husband, Ross Greenwood with their son's, Jackson, Joshua & Jacob, Tyler, TX; his sister, Jan Campbell Vartzikos and Walt Shoemaker, Washington, DC; the mother of their children, Marilyn Campbell, Prairie Grove, AR. Funeral services will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, April 19, 2019 the Rossville United Methodist Church. Private family burial will be in the Rossville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Rossville High School Ag Program and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St., St. Marys, Kansas 66536. To leave online condolences go to