Robert E. “Bob” Campbell, Jr.

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Robert Edward (Bob) Campbell, Jr.
 Robert Edward (Bob) Campbell, Jr., 71, St. Joseph, Missouri, died Thursday, September 22, 2011 at his home.
 He was the youngest of four children born to Robert Sr., and Nevelle Combs Campbell at home in St. Joseph, Missouri.  He was baptized into the Methodist Christian faith and was a member of Holsey Chapel Ind. Christian Methodist Church.
 Bob attended and graduated from the Bartlett Elementary and Central High schools and Missouri Western State University.
 He served in the United States Air Force branch of the armed services.
 He was united in Holy Matrimony to Doris Williams, who preceded him in death, at Wichita Falls, Texas.  Of this union was born three children.
 Bob was employed by Bendix, Quaker Oats, At&T, St. Joseph Water Company, Friskies corporations and taught at Platte Community College.   
 Bob was also preceded in death by his parents and leaves to mourn his passing two sons, Robert E. (Sophia) Campbell III, Wichita Falls, Texas and Christopher L. Jones, Kansas City, Missouri; two daughters, Ola (Gregory) Pickens, Killeen, Texas and Donna (Howard) Wherry, Wichita Falss, Texas; two sisters, Loretta Dodd and Roberta (Roland) Tillman, St. Joseph; brother, Harold (Waverline) Moore, Colorado Springs, Colorado; three aunts, Vietta (Rudy) Glasper, St. Louis, Missouri and Elise A. Hughes, Kansas City, Kansas, Florence Combs, Hiawatha, Kansas; nine grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
      (Services:)  10:00 A.M. Wednesday, Holsey Chapel.  Interment Leavenworth National Cemetery. The Family will receive friends 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.  Mr. Campbell will be moved to the church one hour prior to service.


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  1. Sara Paige Wilkinson says:

    My toughts and prayers to the family. “Boot” was one of the first people I met when I moved to St Jo. Being “Tookie’s” brother he was always around. Always a gentleman. Although I had not seen him for some years; I remember him as a genuine person/friend. I have such fond memories of those days, May he Rest in Peace at his New Home in GOD’S KINGDOM.
    Sara Wilkinson
    Kennesaw, Georgia

  2. Teresa Simms & Family (Andrea, Alicia and Ashley) says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this difficult time. We are deeply saddened by your loss and we love you.

    Andrea, Alicia, Ashley, Teresa, Ben, Rick, Justin, Jada, Janae and Jameson

  3. Gregory and Rose Perry says:

    We are saddened by your loss. Since the day we met Mr.Campbell we felt the love of a good man. We will miss the times we shared together. We love you. Gregory and Rose.

  4. Dolores Swanegan, Greenville, Texas says:

    Dear Family,
    I am saddened to hear of your loss. I will always remember(Bob)as a friend.
    He was tru;y a unique person.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Dolores Swanegan
    Greenville, TX

  5. Breonna Campbell says:

    my grandpa past awy on my birthday september22,2002

  6. breonna campbell says:

    i love and miss him so much i thing of him everday……………..:(

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