Walter Robert Campbell, 85, formerly of Pembroke departed this life Sunday morning, December 21, 2008 at a Tampa, Florida hospital. Born in Monroe, VA on May 3, 1923 he was a son of the late Harvey and Alice Campbell. Walter was a veteran of the U S Army in WW II, was retired from Norfolk-Southern Railway with 33 years service, retiring as a sales manager, and was a member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church .
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 66 years Anna Katherine Snidow Campbell, daughter of the late Grover G. and Margaret Ann Givens Snidow of Pembroke; his son and daughter-in-law Lewis and Debra Campbell of Lenox, GA; his daughter and son-in-law Sue and Skip Stradtman of Columbus, Ohio; his brother Lloyd Campbell; his sisters Eunice Ware, and Frances O’Dell; his grandchildren Sarah, Ashley, and Kristi and four great-grandchildren; his sisters-in-law Roma Collins, Margaret Gertrude Williams, and Mary S. Bales all of Giles County.
Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, December 27, 2008 at 11:00 AM in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends after the services in Birchlawn Abbey. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is serving the Campbell Family. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.