Edna Marie Campbell
Edna Marie Campbell, 96, of Beardstown died Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
She was born March 28, 1922, in Beardstown the daughter of Max and Myrtle Miller Reick. She married James Campbell on Jan. 5, 1941, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 15, 1991.
She is survived by her children Bill (wife Barb) Campbell of Beardstown, Susie (husband Jerry) Norvell of Abingdon, Kittie (husband Marvin) Robinson of Astoria, Lora VanWinkle of Beardstown, and Richard “Soupbone” Campbell of Beardstown; 24 grandchildren; 54 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Sally Willey of Macomb.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her son Ronnie Campbell, her son-in-law Lonnie VanWinkle, her brother Jimmy Reick, and her fur baby Malachi.
Edna attended Beardstown schools. She was a licensed daycare provider for many years. She enjoyed embroidering, sewing, and baking. She loved her fur babies Molly, Marley, Ceaser, Rusty, and Lucy, but most of all, she was happiest being around her family and listening to all of them.
Graveside memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at Beardstown City Cemetery. There will be no visitation.
Memorials have been suggested to the family of Edna Campbell. Condolences may be left online at www.colwellmemorialhome.com or on Facebook at Colwell Memorial Home.