Erma Lee Campbell, 81, of Windsor, Missouri, died Wednesday morning, April 21, 2010, at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital, Clinton, Mo.
She was born May 4, 1928, near Manila, Pettis County, Mo., the daughter of Grover Cleveland Hampton and Virgie Margaret (Thompson) Hampton. On April 12, 1952, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, she married Emerson Lee Campbell.
Mrs. Campbell was a homemaker and was a volunteer for the OATS program in Windsor. She loved taking her grandchildren on long walks, collecting stuffed animals, and having bird feeders for all the animals. She also enjoyed gardening especially raising tomatoes and canning and making jellies. She attended the Green Ridge Baptist Church, Green Ridge, Mo.
Survivors include 2 sons, Cleve Campbell, Rogersville, Mo.; and Bret Campbell, Windsor, Mo.; 2 sisters, Loraine Walters, Sedalia, Mo.; and Ruth Ann Muschaney, Smithton, Mo.; 3 granddaughters, 2 great-grandsons; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by 2 infant daughters; 2 sisters, Frances Weathers and Dorothy Brownfield; and a brother, Orland Hampton.
Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, April 26, at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Sedalia, Mo., with Rev. Danny Hampton officiating. Friends may call Sunday afternoon from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., at the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor. The family suggests memorial contributions to help with funeral expenses and contributions may be left at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor. Condolences may be left at www.hadleyfuneralhome.com.