James Leonard Campbell, 84, of N. Henderson Drive died at 3:30 a.m. Sunday, December 25, 2011 at his residence following a brief illness.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville with Rev. Jason Heidel and Rev. James E. Talley officiating. Burial will follow in Flat Lick Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, December 26, 2011 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
A native of Trigg County, Kentucky he was born February 23, 1927 the son of the late James O. and Irene Pryor Campbell. He was a WWII United States Army veteran where he served as a driver for 43rd Division of the 102nd Infantry while in Germany. He was a retired with over 32 years as a truck driver from Hopkinsville Milling Company. He was a member and elder at Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include his wife: Mary H. Campbell; his daughter: Gwendolyn J. Campbell of the home; his brother: Tommy Campbell of Goodlettsville, TN; three sisters: Beuton Towler of Indiana, Susie Towler of Cadiz, KY, and Jo Ann Wilson of Cadiz, KY.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pennyroyal Hospice 220 Burley Avenue, Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or Flat Lick Cemetery Fund #1 or #2 c/o Brenda Morgan 5795 Cadiz Road, Hopkinsville, KY 42240.