September 5, 1927 - July 9, 2019
WINONA — Funeral services for Mrs. Rebecca Slocum Campbell of Carrollton will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Winona, with the Rev. Philip McRae officiating. Pallbearers will be Terry Cox, T.J. Nabors, Lee Jones, Paul Davis, Dr. Jack Sanders and Nickey Williamson. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona, but there will be no service at the graveside.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. Thursday until service time at the funeral home.
Mrs. Campbell, 91, died at Vaiden Community Living Center in Vaiden on Tuesday, July 9. She was born in Carroll County on Sept. 5, 1927, to George Washington and Sadie Adell Bennett Slocum. She was a retired secretary for Henderson and Baird Hardware in Greenwood and a member of the Carrollton Garden Club and North Carrollton Baptist Church, where she had served as a Sunday school teacher. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lloyd E. Campbell; sisters Pauline Jackson and Mary Joyce Fisher; and brothers James Slocum and George Milton Slocum.
Mrs. Campbell is survived by her nieces, Shirley Olson of Jackson, Sharon Meadows of Carrollton and Judy Ayers of Carrollton; her nephews, Jimmy Slocum of Carrollton, Chuck Fisher of Winona and Steve Slocum of Carrollton; and a host of great-nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews.
Contributions in Mrs. Campbell’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
An online guestbook may be viewed and signed at www.ofhwinona.com.