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Melvin Franklin Campbell, 75
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Gruetli-Laager resident Melvin Franklin Campbell, 75, died Sunday Jan. 22. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hollis Buford and Louvenia Hobbs Campbell; daughter, Patricia Ann Little; sisters, Hazel Caldwell and Florence Myers; brother, Charlie Campbell; great-grandson, Dakota Dodson; and grandson Sean Campbell. 
He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Beatrice Campbell; daughters, Donna (Leonard) Leggett, Evon Campbell and Kathy (Russell) Nunley; sons, Kenneth, Jimmy (Lisa), Daniel and Steve Campbell, James (Diane) and David (Donna) Frisbee; brother, John C. Campbell; 25 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. 
Funeral services were held Tuesday in Layne Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Rigsby and Claude Hoback officiating. Burial followed at Little Johnny Myers Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at
Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 25, 2012