Dorothy Lee Campbell

Dorothy Lee Campbell age 87 a resident of Barbour Co. Highway, Philippi passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018 in Mansfield Place. She was born May 30, 1930 in Grafton, WV a daughter of the late Ambrose Hollywood and Ruby Pearl (Fitzwater) McPherson.  She was united in marriage to Wilmer A. (Hoot) Campbell who preceded her in death in 1989.  Surviving are six children,  


Son, Roger L. Campbell of Belington

Son, Ronnie Campbell of Philippi

Daughter, Barbara Ware and husband Ellis “Steve” of Philippi

Son, Donald Campbell and wife Susie of Belington

Son, Paul Campbell and wife Vickie of Belington


Step-Daughter, Barbara Nestor of Belington


Seven Grandchildren, Five Great-Grandchildren


Ms. Campbell was preceded in two brothers, Lovitt Guy McPherson and Earl McPherson; two sisters, Grace Thorne and JoAnn Marsh; one step-daughter, Janet Moore


She was a Nurse’s Aide at Broaddus Hospital for 17 ½ years, and later worked for Home Health Care and a Homemaker


She enjoyed traveling, cooking, she was an excellent baker, she was a member of the Ladies’ Aide; she prided herself in pleasing and caring for others.    


Ms. Campbell was a member of Silent Grove Church


Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Wednesday, March 28th from 5-8 pm and on Thursday, March 29th from 8 am-1 pm the service hour with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating.  Interment will follow in the Jerusalem Cemetery.