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Era Mell Campbell Obituary

Era Mell Campbell Obituary
  • PublishedJuly 17, 2017

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Graveside service for Era Mell Campbell, age 90, of Sulphur Springs will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at North Hopkins Cemetery with Bro. Tommy Hall and Judge BJ Teer officiating.  Serving as pallbearers are Monty Tipps, Eugene Clark, Gerald Heard, Shorty Nelson, and Bill Reese.  Ms. Campbellpassed awayFriday, July 14, 2017, at her residence.  Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 16, 2017 from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home, Sulphur Springs, TX.


Era Mell Campbell was born on August 31, 1926 in Tira, Texas, the daughter of Galen and Audrey (Smith) Anderson.  She married A.J. Campbell on June 9, 1945 in Sulphur Springs.  Era was a retired Machine Operator from Cannon Craft, a member of Davis Street Baptist Church, and retired from the Davis Street Baptist Church nursery after forty years.


She is survived by her daughter, Judy Temples; grandchildren, Larry J Temples, Lisa Millsap, and Lana Schulz; great grandchildren, Lacey Bloom, Colby Temples, Harlee Schulz, Hanna Schulz, Hattie Schulz, Gavin Millsap, Maddie Millsap, Mayer Millsap, and Gunner Millsap; three great greatgrandchildren, and brother, Jimmy Anderson.


Ms. Campbell was preceded in death by her parents; husband A.J. Campbell; brothers, Leon Anderson, Thomas Anderson, and Don Anderson; sisters, Eva Nell Pauling and Sue Thomas; and son in law Mike Temples.


Donations can be made in memory of Ms. Campbell to Davis Street Baptist Church Nursery Department at 427 Gilmer Street Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482 or


Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home


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