James Landon Campbell

Published 10:15 am Thursday, December 28, 2017

James Landon Campbell, 81, formerly of Harmony, died at the home of his daughter, Rachel, Monday, De. 25, 2017, following a period of declining health.

He was the son of the late Espy B. Campbell and Beulah Mable Cloer Campbell and the widower of Mary Josephine Whitley Campbell who died Aug. 26, 2016, after 62 years of marriage.

He was also preceded in death by: 2 brothers, Espy L. Campbell and Eugene Campbell; 2 sisters, Rachel Betty Jean Campbell and Shirley Mitchem; and a granddaughter, Jackie Marie Parsons.

Mr. Campbell spent 26 years as a welder at Acne Metal Slides.

Survivors: 5 daughters, Joyce Pack (Calvin) of Ararat, Va., Carolyn McGuire (Wayne) of Harmony, Magdalene Moreno (Armando) of Union Grove, Rachel Torres (Arnulfo) of Yadkinville and Sheila Campbell of Harmony; 4 brothers, Cliffton Campbell, Roger Campbell (Ruby) and Jerry Campbell (Linda), all of Harmony, and Melvin Campbell (Linda) of Union Grove; a sister, Elsie Freeman of Harmony; plus 15 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.

The family receivef friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Davie Funeral Chapel in Mocksville. A celebration of life service was held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the funeral chapel officiated by Rev. Doug Cockerham. Burial followed in the Harmony Cemetery where he will be laid to rest beside his wife.

Condolences: www.daviefuneralservice.com.