Wade A. Campbell, 95 of Statesville, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2023.
Mr. Campbell was born in Davie County, on January 10, 1928, he was the son of the late James Columbus Campbell and Fannie Anderson Campbell. He attended Oxford School and was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. On September 16, 1948 he married his beloved wife and best friend, Evelyn Hayes Campbell. Together the Campbells shared more than 75 years of marriage. Wade worked for Southern Screw, Hayes Insurance Co., and also at Merchants Metal in Statesville. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church. Wade loved being outdoors, gardening and feeding his fish.
Along with his parents Wade was preceded in death by his brothers; James, Sylvester and Jay Campbell.
Those left to cherish the life and legacy of Wade Campbell include his wife, Evelyn, his sons, Danny (Nancy) Campbell, Rick (Susan) Campbell, and Mark (Debbie) Campbell, 7 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and 4 great, great-grandchildren.
A celebration of life for Mr. Campbell will be conducted at 3:00 pm, Tuesday, June 6, 2023 at Temple Baptist Church, Pastor Randy Mitchell will officiate. The family will greet friends at the church one hour prior to the service.
Those wishing to make memorials are asked to consider Gordon Hospice House, 2341 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625
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