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Melba Elaine Teresa Choate Campbell

Melba Elaine Teresa Choate Campbell, 88 of Bee Branch passed away January 11, 2013 at her residence. She was born December 17, 1924 in Houston, Texas to the late Robert Choate Sr. and Camella Winch Choate.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sons, Ronnie and Robert; one brother, Robert "Bubble" Turner Choate; one sister; Janet "Booger" Saunders; and one grandson, Dennis Wall.

She is survived by one daughter, Sue Southern of Bee Branch; three sons, Gary Southern of St. Louis, Missouri, Charles Campbell of Judsonia and Rodney Campbell of Searcy; one brother, Lloyd Choate "Mokey" of Judsonia; and seven grandsons, Brant Wall, Craig Southern, Blake Southern, Scott Southern, Kasey Campbell, Robert Campbell, and Charles Travis Campbell.

Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 13, 2013 at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at White County Memorial Garden in Searcy.

  • Funeral Service

    January 13, 2013
    3:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300


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i used to work for Melba at the MN state fair many years ago. i worked with her son on the spider ride. Melba always treated me well,,and i will never forget her and her family.Thank you all for the many years of memories your family has giving me.Rodney Campbell,,Charles Campbell and Ronnie Campbell hope you all are doing well,,plz feel free to call ,i would love to hear from you,,7632224722

Posted by james labarre - Cottage Grove, MN - Coworker   August 27, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I have so many great memories of Melba and her boys growing up. She will be greatly missed.. My sympathies and Love go out to her family...

Posted by Lisa Foster Nance - Shelbyville, TN - Family friend   November 30, 2014

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Sorry for the lost of your mo

Posted by Patricia and Phillip Bright - Bald knob, AR - Friend   January 15, 2013

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Melba, A special,kind and loving sister n law.All through the years i knew her she was always thoughtful and would greet you with her wonderful gift of gab.
Melba, always had a special place in her heart for her brother Bubbles and she let him know it.
I send my heartfelt sympathty to all the family.
May God's Loving Embrace Comfort Your Heart's
Love, Brenda

Posted by Brenda Choate - sister n law   January 13, 2013

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

MELBA WAS A FINE,FINE WOMAN AND SHE WILL BE GREATLY MISSED BY US, AND THE CARNIVAL WORLD. SHE HAD A GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR,AND A KIND HEART.

OUR DEEPEST THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL AT THIS VERY DIFFICULT TIME.

BLESSINGS AND LOVE,
GARY,SARMA(DENTON) & FAMILY

Posted by GARY,SARMA DENTON & FAMILY - SAN ANTONIO, TX   January 11, 2013

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM