CAMPBELL, Eva G., 97 of Shadyside, OH, died Saturday, January 5, 2013, at the Country Club Retirement Campus in Bellaire, OH.
She was born November 22, 1915 in Bellaire, OH, a daughter of the late Lester and Bertha Ackerman Sims.
Eva was a homemaker, a member of the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside,OH, a member of the Order of Eastern Star for over fifty years, serving as a past Worthy Matron, the White Shrine, OUR (Onward, Upright and Righteous).
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl E Campbell on December 30, 1971; brothers, Art, Ross and Clarence Sims, her sister, Dorothy Ayers, son-in-law, Ronald Vavra, a grandson, Timothy J. Campbell and a granddaughter, Lynn Ellen Vavra.
Surviving are her children, Sara Sue Vavra of Shadyside, OH, Lester Ann (Charles) Chimley of Beaver, PA and Ross (Carol) Campbell of Shadyside, OH. Also four grand children, Rhonda (Jim) Alexander, Leslie Vavra, Lou Ann (Kim) Hammond and Lee Ann (Chris) Benden, five great- grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue, Shadyside, Ohio on Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Larry Helms officiating. Interment in the Davis Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.
Eastern Star services will be conducted by the Captina Chapter 489 on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
Eva's family would like to extend their special thanks to all of the employees of the Country Club Retirement Campus for their excellent care and concern given to Eva during her stay.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church 3838 Lincoln Avenue Shadyside, Ohio 43947.
Share your thoughts and memories with Eva's family at www.altmeyer.com