By: STEVE LeMASTERSPORTS EDITOR
November 27, 2012
Georgia Spears Campbell, 83, of Prestonsburg, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at her residence.
She was born Jan. 22, 1929, in Belfry, to the late Tom and Margaret Lurane Crum Spears. She was the wife of the late Earl Campbell, worked as a homemaker, and was a member of the 3rd Avenue Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Tom Spears Jr., Chadwick Spears, Hester Wills, Dorothy Bear Saxon and Luna Elizabeth Rose.
She is survived by a son, Lenvil Campbell, of Prestonsburg; daughters, Shelia Howell, of Point Pleasant, W.Va., and Rita Eppenbaugh, of Prestonsburg; sisters, Marsha June McConnell, of Seabrine, Fla., and Ruth Miracle, of Reese, Mich.; five grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Bill Collins and Bill Campbell officiating. Burial followed the service in the Campbell Cemetery, at Campbell’s Branch, Water Gap.
Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, of Martin, was in charge of arrangements.