Annie Laurel Campbell, age 91, of North Harper Street, passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at National Healthcare Center of Laurens.
Born in Gray Court, she was a daughter of the late J.R. and Lola Weathers Campbell. Annie retired from J.P. Stevens Watts Plant after 45 years. She was a member of St. James United Methodist Church, where she taught children’s Sunday school for 60 years. She was also a member of WMU and a charter member of the Laurens Order of the Amaranth.
Surviving are 6 nieces and 4 nephews, Myra Epting, Dr. James B. Epting (Gretchen), Maxine Bennett (Dr. Vic Bennett), Shelva Roberts (Frank Roberts, Jr.), Ann Murphy (Robert), Curtis Fuller, Keith Fuller (Sylvia), Donna Brown (Rodney), Alton Campbell, Jr. (Christina), Maria Reid (Scot); sister-in-law, Jo Campbell, and numerous great-nephews and great-nieces.
In addition to her parents, Annie was predeceased by two sisters, Mary Fuller and Sarah Epting; and two brothers, J.T. Campbell and Alton Campbell. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at St. James United Methodist Church conducted by Rev. Charlie Short with burial following in Rose Hill Cemetery.
The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary from 6:00 – 8:00 pm, on Monday.
Memorials may be made to St. James UMC, 101 Richards Street, Laurens, SC 29360.
The family wishes to express our thanks and appreciation to the staff and all of Annie’s caregivers at NHC and Caris for the tender loving care that was given. We love each and every one of you.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.