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Joanne Dorothy Teller Campbell
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1920
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 2010
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

JOANNE D. CAMPBELL, born November 3, 1920 in New York, N.Y. was the adopted daughter of Henry and Regina Teller. Joanne passed away Wednesday, April 28, 2010 after a short illness. Joanne grew up in Lewisville, Kentucky and Chicago, Illinois. She joined the U.S. Navy in WWII, became a Navy Nurse, and served stateside for the duration of the war. After the war, she married J.D. Campbell, moved to Texas and became an Executive Secretary to the Chief of City of Houston Police Department. Subsequently, she extended her secretarial career to the President of Gulf & Western Industries, the manager of the Warwick Hotel/Warwick Club and, the Chairman of the Harris County Bail Bond Board (Sheriff). She later became Director of Provisions for the Harris County Sheriff's department and held the rank of Sergeant in the Harris County Sheriff's Reserves. Afterwards, she became the Social/Catering Director for Pecan Grove Plantation Country Club and ended her work career with the City of Houston Department of Health and Human Services, Environmental Health Division, Bureau of Occupational health and Radiation Control. Joanne was the beloved mother of daughter Laura Watts Medina and son Jerry D. Campbell Jr; grandchildren, Robert W. Watts, Amy K. Watts Donnelly, Jonathan C. Watts, Daniel P. Watts, Sara E. Watts, Jami A. Campbell Fischer, Zachary P. Campbell and Wendi A. Campbell; great-grandchildren, Charles W. Watts, Nicholas R. Watts, Morgan E. Donnelly, Katherine R. Donnelly, Alexa G. Donnelly, Ethan J. Watts, Averi A. Fischer, Hali A. Fischer, Meri E.K. Fischer, Austin R. Campbell, Starlyn A. Farriell and best friends, Willene Hicks and Marcie Evans.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Jerry Doyle Campbell (1921 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Y2, US Navy, World War II
You Are Loved Always
 
Burial:
Houston National Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Sect G4, Site 0710
 
Maintained by: Inge and Patrick Campbel...
Originally Created by: Elaine
Record added: May 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51986736
Joanne Dorothy <i>Teller</i> Campbell
Added by: Elaine
 
Joanne Dorothy <i>Teller</i> Campbell
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 Added: May. 4, 2010
 
 
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