Mary Ruth Campbell, 71, of Talbott, went to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, February 17, 2020 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. She was a retired nurse; member of Landmark Church of God; founding member of Compassion Church of Morristown; and former member of Foothills Worship Center, South Knoxville Church of God, Spring City Church of God, and Jonesboro Church of God.
Mary was preceded in death by her mother, Hester Hulsey Hill; step-father, “Pops” John Oscar Hill; father, Harry W. Copeland Sr.; sisters, Sandra Reed, Harriett Palmer and Betty Willingham; and brothers, J.W. Hill and Billy Copeland.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Thomas “Ted” Campbell Sr.; daughter, Angel Oakley; son, Thomas “Tommy” Campbell; grandchildren, Hannah Lakin, Ashton Oakley and Emma Johnson; special daughters, Sandra Johnson and stronger daughters; brothers, Ronald and Donald Copeland, Robert and Truman Hill and Tommy Hill; sisters, Helen Hill and Tia Stanley; and special “purple” niece, Alice Swimmer.
The family will receive friends 5 – 6:30 p.m., Monday, March 9 at Landmark Church of God with a concert to follow at 7 p.m. with The Nelons,
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Morristown Hamblen Humane Society, 5251 E. Morris Blvd., Morristown, TN 37813.
Arrangements by Alder Funeral Home