Mayme L. Campbell, formerly of 6577 Brookwood Drive, Owensboro, Ky., died on April 21, 2006 at Wellington Parc. She was born in Christian County, Ky. to the late Marshall Blake and Nellie Cobb Blake. She was retired from American Tobacco Company after 15years as a machine operator. She was a member of Sorgho Baptist Church, President of Ladies Auxillary, Yellows Bank Chapter 564Military Purple Heart, Member of DAV Auxillary, Chairman WMU. She enjoyed walking three miles everyday, exercise classes, league bowling and she loved her dogs. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Owen Campbell in July 2, 2005; sister, Leola Cheek in 1996. Surviving are her daughter, Linda Goetz and her husband, Larry of Owensboro; step-daughter, Joanie Marie Singer and her husband, Howard of Orlanda, Florida; son, Wayne Jackson and his wife, Darlene of Owensboro; step-son, Robert Campbell and his wife, Angie of Owensboro; grandchildren, Bill Bell of Newburgh, Indiana and Shannon Bowen of Owensboro;one step-grandchild, Ryan Goetz of Louisville, KY; great-grandchildren, Bryce Bowen and Kelsey Bowen; sister, Jewell Dean Winstead of Madisonville, Ky.; brothers, James Blake of Madisonville and Kenneth Blake of Austin, Tx. Services are at 11am. Monday, April 24, 2006 at Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation is from 3 to 8pm. Sunday at Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home and 9 to 11am. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Grapevine Cemetery in Madisonville, Ky. Rev. Dennis McFadden and Rev. Brian Roberts will be officiating. The family requests expressions of sympathy in the form of donations to: Humane Society of Sorgho Baptist Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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  1. Linda and family,

    My prayers and thoughts are with you today and tomorrow. I am in Lexington with my grandson while my daughter is in California on a business trip. I wish with all my heart that I were there with you.

    Talk to you soon.


  2. Wayne and Darlene,

    My thougts and prayers are with you guys today and tomorrow. I regret that I am unable to be with you. I am in Lexington with my little grandson as his parents are in California.

    I will talk to you soon.


  3. My sincere condolences to this family. Ms. Mayme was one of the most wonderful people I have known in my life. I got to know her and Owen when I lived in Sorgho and was around her so much. Ms. Mayme lived and loved life to the fullest and I missed her v

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