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Obituary for James Hubert Campbell

James Hubert “The Mad Hatter” Campbell, 74, of Clarksburg, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at his residence. He was born October, 12, 1942 in Clarksburg a son of the late Margaret Louis Clutter Campbell and Hubert Ross Campbell.
He is survived by his sister, Nancy L. Blackwell of Clarksburg; three nephews, David Jeffrey Blackwell and his wife Celia, Shawn David Blackwell and his wife Jocelyn and Zachary Harpold; three nieces, Tina E. Harpold and her husband Randy, Amy Blackwell Allen and her husband Eric and Emily Sendling.
He was a 1960 graduate of WI High School and was employed with Hope Gas Company until his retirement with 34 years of service. He was a member of the Clarksburg Jaycees and also the RCB Scholarship Committee and the Scottish Heritage Society of North Central West Virginia. He could be seen during the holidays dressed in his holiday finest passing out candy to the Mall employees. Jim enjoyed watching West Virginia University Athletics as well as the Pittsburgh Steelers and going to the movies. He will certainly be remembered as a caring son, loving brother and uncle.
The family would like to extend a thank you to his special neighbors Bob and Sherry Chess for all their help and support.
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Family and friends will be received at Burnside Funeral Home, 607 S. Virginia Avenue, Bridgeport on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 10-11 am, where a memorial service will be held at 11:00 am with Reverend Richard Settles presiding.
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