Wednesday, September 28, 1927 - Saturday, October 21, 2017
Mrs. Thelma Waters Campbell of Slocomb, went home to be with the LORD, Saturday, October 21, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 90.Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the First Baptist Church in Slocomb with her son-in-law, Ty Tew officiating. Interment will follow in the Union Hill Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time. Mrs. Campbell was born September 28, 1927 in Geneva County to the late Jack and Lavada Yeomans Waters. Thelma was a member of the First Baptist Church of Slocomb where she worked in the nursery for over 24 years. She was a loving wife, devoted mother and adoring grandmother who will be dearly missed. In addition to her parents; husband, Oscar Campbell; one daughter, Carolyn Bond; four sons: Walter Eugene Lister, Grady Campbell, Billy Campbell and Ronnie Campbell; one grandson, Tony "Fireplug" Campbell; and one sister, Myrtle Squiterri all preceded her in death. Survivors include: three daughters: Shirley Campbell Kimbro (Larry), Cathy Tew (Ty) and Diane Laguna (Juan); one son, Donnie Campbell; one grandson, who she raised as her own, Joshua Campbell; several grandchildren; several great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; two brothers: Andrew Waters (Sara) and Leroy Waters (Lou); several nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.