|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1919, USA|
|Death: ||Dec. 12, 2000, USA|
Chalmous Horace Campbell "Chal"
Went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 10, 2000 at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center.
Born March 12, 1919 in Roberts, MS. He moved to Lockport, IL in 1950. Formerly employed by Material Service for numerous of years and also worked as a brick layer. Before moving to Lockport, he was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church of Sylvarena, MS, where he was active in Sunday School, the Baptist Convention and sung in the Do-Re-Me Chorus. He continued to be active in church after joining Shiloh M.B. Church in 1951. Under the leadership of Pastor A. Harris.
Preceded in death by his parents, Virge and Mattie (nee Moncrief) Campbell; son, Clydell (1993); daughters, Billie Margaret (1949) and Mary Lockhart (2000); three brothers, Willie, Louis and Joseph; his late wife, Earsie L. Campbell (1996); father and mother-in-law, Willis and Maybell (McGee) Edwards.
Survived by his son, Billy (Mae) of Crest Hill, IL; daughters, Nobie (Willie) of Joliet, IL, Lillie (Lew) Taylor of Silver Springs, MD; one sister, Tossie Washington of Kankakee, IL; brothers, Selmo of Lockport, IL, Elmo, Walter, J.C., Edward, Major of Mississippi. Also survived by 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. A granddaughter, Uneika; and a special little friend, Latoya Harrison, who cheered him up by her visits during his illness.
Services will be held on Friday, December 15, 2000 at 12 noon at Shiloh M.B. Church, 200 Rev. Walton Dr., Lockport, IL. Visitation 11 AM until time of services. Minister Leroy Campbell officiating. Rev. Richard D. House pastor. Interment following the services at the Elmhurst Cemetery.
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Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Dec 15, 2000
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