Cora  Campbell
Cora Campbell, 90, was born on Nov. 29, 1928, in the Big Lick Community of Crossville. She passed away peacefully on Jan. 8, 2019. Cora was the youngest daughter of Lou Davis Burgess and James Harrison Burgess. She attended Cumberland County High School. Cora was married to her husband, Albert Edward Campbell, for 53 years. They both started their family and home on Old Mail Road and moved to Dunbar Lane and resided there for 50 years. She was a homemaker who was a devoted wife, mother, sister, neighbor and friend.
Cora was a member of Crossville Main Street Church of Christ for over 50 years, and she was also affiliated with the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary. She resided at Cumberland Ridge Assisted Living in Crossville for seven years until a fall in 2018 when she was transferred to Bailey's Manor in Cookeville.
She is survived by her sons, Buster Campbell (Molly) of Crossville Marvin Campbell (Barbara) of Crossville, Paul Campbell of Cookeville and Carl Campbell of Columbus, OH; daughter, Wilma Jean Isenberg (Jay) of Nashville; grandchildren, Amy Campbell, Ivy Campbell Scott, Marci Campbell Varney, Michael Campbell, Will Fitzgerald, Ian Fitzgerald, Jacob Campbell, Lucas Campbell and C.D. Campbell; great-grandson, Carter Varney; and sister, Ethel Moles, age 95, of Dayton, OH.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Lou Davis Burgess and James Harrison Burgess; and husband, Albert Edward Campbell.
Family will receive friends on Sunday, Jan. 13, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. A funeral service for Cora will also be held on Sunday following visitation with Jonathan Loveday officiating. She will be laid to rest in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on January 9, 2019


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