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Carole Jean Persinger Campbell



Carole Jean Persinger Campbell,79, of Covington went to meet her Lord and Savior on Monday, January 10, 2022, at Augusta Health in Fishersville, following a long battle with cancer.

She was born on August 1, 1942, in Covington, the daughter of the late James Roscoe and Lois Cale Persinger.

Carole gained the most joy in life from her family as well as her love of God and her church. She played piano for Moss Run Baptist for many years. Throughout her prolonged illness her faith, as well as the encouragement of family and friends, were a constant support to her.

Surviving are her husband, constant companion and best friend of 53 years Garland Edward Campbell of Covington, a son Garland Adam Campbell, MD, and his wife Angela Best-Campbell of Waynesboro, VA.

A celebration of Carole’s life will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, January 13, 2022, at Moss Run Baptist Church with the Rev. Frank Sizemore officiating, assisted by the Rev. Lynn Wright.

The interment will be made in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery.

The family will receive their friends one hour before service.

In accordance with the family’s wishes masks and face coverings are required for all services.

The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude and thanks to August Health Hospice of the Shenandoah (Fishersville) for their care and compassion in the last months of her life. Special thanks goes out to Tonya Fulton and Angela Corazul, as well as the staff of the Shenandoah House at Augusta Health in Fishersville.

Memorial contribution can be in Carole’s name to the Moss Run Baptist Church at 105 Moss Run Rd, Covington, Va. 24426 or to Augusta Health Hospice of the Shenandoah at 64 Sports Medicine Dr. Fishersville Va. 22939

Arrangements are being handled by Arritt Funeral Home.

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