Sarah Emogene “Gene” Meador Campbell, 93, of Myrtle Beach, SC, formerly of Roanoke, VA, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019, after a brief illness.
Gene was born in Roanoke, VA on December 21, 1925, the daughter of the late William E. and Rosa Meador. She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, William B. “Bill” Campbell, her sister and best friend, Erma Heck, and brothers, William E. “Peanut” Meador, Jr., Paul D. “Donnie” Meador, Jack F. Meador, and John R. “Bobby” Meador.
Gene is survived by her sons John Campbell and wife Terry of Richmond, VA and Richard Campbell and wife Drema of Myrtle Beach, SC; daughter Barbara Goodall and husband Lury of Myrtle Beach, SC; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother Granville Meador of Roanoke, VA; sister Betty Ann (Ben) Larson of Ohio; brother-in-law Robert (Susie) Campbell of Vinton, VA, and well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Gene was always there for her children, working briefly at Woolco Department Store. She enjoyed her church, grandchildren, square dance, and traveling with her husband and family members.
Graveside services will be held at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Roanoke, VA on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 11:30 AM with the Rev. Jeff Wilson officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Huntington Court United Methodist Church, 3333 Williamson Rd., Roanoke, VA 24012 or Embrace Hospice House, 175 Village Center Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29579.
Created On: 06/13/2019 03:11:54
God cares for the brokenhearted; Psalm 34:18 assures us that he is close to them. Psalm 147:3 says: "He heals the brokenhearted; He binds up their wounds." May you find comfort and strength in knowing that God loves you and he cares for you. Psalm 36:7 says: "How precious your loyal love is, O God! In the shadow of your wings, the sons of men take refuge." Please accept my sincere condolences. Always remember God loves you and he cares for you! (Psalm 55:22; 2 Corinthians 1:3,4)
Created On: 06/08/2019 15:01:13
Dear Campbell family. I am so sorry to have read of the death of Sarah. Please accept my sincere condolences. I would like to share something that I have personally found to be comforting. It is found in the Bible at John 5:28, 29 and Revelation 21:4. May God give you and your family comfort in His promise that soon we will never experience losing our loved ones in death and we will be able to see them again once they are resurrected. With deepest sympathy and warmth of heart.
|Dave and Nancy Blalock
Created On: 06/07/2019 22:05:57
Dear Barbara and Lury, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family at this time. With Deepest Sympathy, Dave and Nancy