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Rosa Pearl Miler Campbell
Birth: Mar. 28, 1890
DeKalb County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 16, 1956
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Rosa Pearl was my Grandmother.

She was the fourth of nine children born to Marion Dekalb MILER and Eliza Mann LYNCH Miler.

She was married to James Martin CAMPBELL on December 20, 1910, in Pauls Valley, OK.

Rosa Pearl was a teacher in a one-room school house for 3 years before marrying James. After she married, she had to quit teaching because married women were not allowed to teach school. Instead she took care of infants in her home. "Daycare" back then was leaving your children with their caregiver for the entire week and picking them up on the weekend. She also ran a preschool in her home that I attended as a small child. I remember trying to wake everyone up during naptime and getting into lots of trouble for it!

Jim and Pearl had four daughters together:

Allyne Miler Campbell Brust
Berniece Campbell
Eliza Belle "Ayletha" Campbell Caple
May Campbell (1920-1920 living only a few hours)

Cause of death: Abdominal lymphosarcoma.


"The Daily Oklahoman"
18 May 1956


Rites for Mrs. Rosa Pearl Campbell, 66, of 1644 NW 11th, will be in Garrison funeral home at 2 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Campbell, ill with cancer the past 2 years, died Wednesday night in Deaconess Hospital.

Born in DeKalb County, MO, she came to Oklahoma as a child. She moved to Oklahoma City from Pauls Valley. Her husband, J.M. Campbell, is a rancher.

Mrs. Campbell attended First Christian Church and belonged to the Eastern Star.

Also surviving are three daughters, Miss Berniece Campbell, Long Beach, CA, Mrs. Allyne Brust, 4161 NW 22nd, and Mrs. R.D. Caple, Hereford, TX; four brothers, Kirk Miler, St. Louis, MO, Roy Miler, Pauls Valley, S.L. Miler, Oklahoma City, and John Miler, Prato KS, and three grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Marion Dekalb Miler (1857 - 1948)
  Eliza Mann Lynch Miler (1864 - 1937)
  James Martin Campbell (1888 - 1975)
  Allyne Miler Campbell Brust (1911 - 2005)*
  Cleo Berniece Campbell (1913 - 2011)*
  Eliza Belle Campbell Caple (1915 - 1996)*
  May Campbell (1920 - 1920)*
  Roy Gilbert Miler (1887 - 1972)*
  Rosa Pearl Miler Campbell (1890 - 1956)
  Kirk Etna Miler (1893 - 1992)*
  Sidney Lynch Miler (1897 - 1986)*
  John Dekalb Miler (1902 - 1972)*
  Marion Delphin Miler (1908 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Lot 265, Sec 32, Grave 2
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Record added: Aug 09, 2000
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