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Graveside Service

Reidlawn Cemetery
Saturday December 18th, 2021

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Elizabeth Campbell Jessie

Elizabeth Campbell Jessie, 81, of Reidsville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at UNC Rockingham.

A graveside service will be at Reidlawn Cemetery Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 2pm.

Elizabeth was born in Patrick County, Virginia to the late Marshall Wingfield Campbell Sr. and Lucy Opal Craddock Campbell. She loved to crochet anything and everything especially for her family. Elizabeth was the family seamstress and tailor. She worked many years as a legal secretary in Greensboro for various firms. She was a talented Bible School and Sunday School teacher and was a beloved Cub Scouts Den Mother. Elizabeth was a charter member of Lighthouse Baptist Church. Most of all, she loved her family and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her grandson, Christian Corey Jessie and brother, Marshall Wingfield Campbell Jr.

Elizabeth is survived by her 4 children, Edie Turner (David) of Gaffney SC. Carole J. Watkins (Jimmy) of Reidsville, NC Chris Jessie of Reidsville, NC Craig Jessie ( MaLisa) of Winterville, NC; grandchildren, Allison and Maison Eckstrom, Zach, Devin and Bella Jessie, Hunter and Skylar Herring, Wayne Turner, Nathan Watkins and Dylan Watkins; great grandkids, Alex, Macy, Ariana and Cacey Turner, Waylon Watkins along with a large and loving extended family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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Chris, I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet mother. May you find peace and comfort during this time my friend. Praying for you and your family.

Kim Widener Dec 22 2021 9:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Elizabeth Jessie

Joyce H Stanley Dec 17 2021 6:48 PM

Edie, Praying for you and your family.
Marinda Jones Lee

Marinda Lee Dec 16 2021 10:47 PM

Craig, so sorry for the loss of your mom. Thoughts & prayers are with you & your family.

Anna Jones Cagle Dec 16 2021 8:56 PM

So sorry Carole, my thoughts prayers and love for you and your family are with you.

Rose Creed Dec 16 2021 6:34 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Elizabeth Jessie

Rose Creed Dec 16 2021 6:32 PM

We are so sorry for your loss. She was well loved, honored and respected by her children. May God wrap his arms around each of you and give you comfort and peace as you grieve. She will never be forgotten, but will continue to live in your precious memories forever.

Glenda and Ron Fowler Dec 16 2021 5:05 PM

She crocheted the most beautiful baby blanket I've ever seen. And she raised a son that I admire greatly.

Anne E. Davenport Dec 16 2021 1:52 PM

Sympathy Gift courtesy of Anne Davenport. Group of 100 Memorial Trees Planted In Loving Memory of Elizabeth Campbell Jessie.

Anne Davenport Dec 16 2021 12:47 PM

She was so sweet! Never a hurtful word that I every heard escape her lips and always busy busy pouring her love into what those beautiful hands would crochet. She created beautiful memories that will always be treasured. ♥️

Michele Frederick Dec 16 2021 11:52 AM