Lena Faye Campbell

July 13, 1936 - June 19, 2018
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Lena Faye Riley Campbell and her twin brother, James Ray Riley, were born on July 13, 1936, in Cooperton, Oklahoma, to Jewell and Verdis Riley. Lena passed from this earth on June 19, 2018, in Woodbridge, Virginia. Lena was the valedictorian of Cooperton Valley High School in 1954, and went on to attend Cameron College. Lena married Gerald (Jerry) Campbell on July 13, 1958. Lena and Jerry lived in London, where their daughter Deborah was born. They then returned to Oklahoma, where their son Mark was born. The family then lived in Thailand before moving to Virginia. Lena was a homemaker who was raised in the First Christian faith. Her sole focus in life was that of her immediate and extended family. Until her health began failing, Lena was the family caretaker who always wanted to be involved in helping others.

Lena is survived by her husband of sixty years, Jerry Campbell, of Virginia; daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Tom Milton, of Virginia; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Mona Campbell, of Durant; and grandchildren, Katie Campbell, of Oklahoma City, and Carson Campbell, of Fort Worth, Texas. Lena is also survived by brother and sister-in-law James and Alice Faye Riley, of Durant; brother and sister-in-law Donnie and Liz Riley, of Elk City; brother Lonnie Riley of Cooperton; and sister-in-law Tommie Riley, of Hobart. Additionally, Lena is survived by her nieces and nephews, Melody, Kim, Eddie, Sharon, Waylon, Stephanie, Dana and Jodie. Lena was predeceased by her parents, Jewell and Verdis Riley; sister, Miss Jayne Riley; and brother, Larry Riley.


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Interment
Date: July 13, 2018

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Marie Lundy
Cordell, OK
So sorry for your loss and heartache. Please take comfort form the promise at Isaiah 25:8 ,"He will swallow up death forever and the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will wipe away the tears from all faces. " A reality to soon be here, On a paradise and peaceful earth , what a wonderful promise.
Jenny Ayers Geiszler
Snyder, OK
Obviously this was a wonderful lady.  We are assured of an eternity with our Lord ! God bless the family who will miss her on earth.  I was a classmate of Alice Faye.
Ronda
Granby, MO
May God comfort you all! Love you James Ray and Alice Faye??
David and Galeen Chain & Cleta Chain
Hobart, OK
We're so sorry to hear about your family's loss of Lena Faye. Sending our love and prayers for you all.
Mary krehbiel LeLouis
Redmond, OR
So sorry to here of Faye's passing. My thoughts & prayers are with you at this sad time
Jenean Picard
Clover, SC
Praying for all of you during this time. Lena Faye will be missed and was a precious wonderful lady.
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