|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1920|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2011|
Lee was raised on a cattle ranch east of Kermit in Winkler County Texas. He was born to the marriage of Seth and Neva Burt Campbell. Lee attended high school in Kermit and graduated from Texas A&M in June 1941. He went into the Navy three days later as an Aviation Cadet and was a Lt. Commander when the war ended. Lee flew Grumman F6F Hellcats as a carrier fighter pilot during World War II. He received several air medals and the Distinguished Flying Cross.
After the war, he operated ranches in Winkler, Comanche, and Erath County's raising registered Hereford cattle. He was the past President of the American Hereford Association and the Texas Hereford Association.
He is survived by his daughter Betty.
Seth Campbell (1879 - 1964)
Neva Burt Campbell (1896 - 1981)
Frances Campbell (1924 - 2000)*
Mary Elizabeth Campbell (1919 - 1919)*
Lee Campbell (1920 - 2011)
Resthaven Memorial Park
Created by: Perry L. Williams
Record added: Nov 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79764044
Added: Nov. 16, 2011
Flowers in memory of a Winkler County rancher.|
Perry L. Williams
Added: Nov. 2, 2011