Blanche Campbell (Hale), a loving mother and grandmother, died Thursday, May 18, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. She was 90.
Mrs. Campbell was born on June 15, 1917, in the Webb community in Missouri. She was he daughter of Arthur and Frances Augie Jones. Blanche was the seventh of nine children. Her sister Ethel "Sis" Chilton survives her.
In 1933, she married Augustine Campbell, and together they raised 10 children: Margaret Alexander, A.J. Campbell, Alan Campbell, Aillene Andrews, Sue Reeves, Alice Hancock, Barbara Markel, Sydney Campbell, Carolyn Lundry and Carl Campbell.
Blanche was loved and will be remembered by her 17 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews. Two special sisters-in-law, Dorothy Brantley and Katherine Kittredge, will also greatly miss her.
Funeral services will be held at Landess Funeral Home in Campbell on Saturday, May 12. Visitation will be at 11 a.m., followed by funeral services at 1 p.m.
Burial will take place in Brown Chapel Cemetery at Broseley, Mo.