Margaret Caye Campbell

Published 6:00 am Sunday, January 6, 2013

Funeral services for Margaret Caye Campbell, of Brookhaven, are 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service, with burial in Rosehill Cemetery.

     Visitation is Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

     Mrs. Campbell, 93, died Jan. 4, 2013, at Liberty Community Living Center. She was born in Dayton, Ohio, on Nov. 4, 1919, to Woolsey M. and Ernestine Scott Wentworth Caye.

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     She attended high school in Anchorage, Ky. and graduated from Mississippi State College for Women. She earned her post-graduate degree from Mississippi College. Mrs. Campbell was a schoolteacher for 25 years in the Brookhaven Public School System. She was a member of Faith Presbyterian Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher and Women in the Church historian. She was also a member of Delta Kappa Gamma.

     Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Paul Vernon Campbell; sisters, Juanita Caye Kinsey, of Brookhaven, and Priscilla Caye Trainor, of Louisville, Ky.; and brother, Woolsey M. Caye Jr., of Louisville, Ky.

     Survivors are her sons, William Wentworth “Laddie” Campbell and wife, Lynn, Paul Kenyon Campbell, and David Caye Campbell and wife, Sylvia, all of Brookhaven; daughter, Margaret “Teena” Campbell Morgan and husband, David, of Brookhaven; nine grandchildren, Daila Morgan Spooner, Sarah Morgan Hutchinson, Elizabeth Campbell, Katy Daniels, Michael Campbell, Brooke Bridges, Rebecca Campbell, Christopher Campbell and Dan Campbell; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family members.

     Memorials may be made to Faith Presbyterian Church.

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