Talmadge ‘Slab’ Campbell

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Talmadge Douglas “Slab” Campbell, 86, passed away January 7, 2018.

A native of Greenville County, son of the late George Henry and Earline Blanton Campbell, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War, a retired employee of Exide Battery and a member of Southside Baptist Church. 

He served on Greer City Council for 4 years and served on Chairman Board of Adjustment and Appeals over 20 years.

Surviving are his wife, Loretta Jean Lister Campbell of the home; a daughter, Charlotte Thompson Trusty (Joel) of Greer; a son, Douglas Campbell (Pat) of Greer; five grandchildren, Ashlie Thompson of Raleigh, North Carolina, Brad Thompson of Greer, Brent Thompson (Elizabeth) of Greer, Talmadge Douglas Campbell II (Shanna) of Greer and Candace Wilhoit of Lyman; and fifteen great-grandchildren.

Mr. Campbell was predeceased by two brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services will be held 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at The Wood Mortuary, conducted by Rev. Odell Moseley and Dr. Tommy Wallace.  Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 2-3:15 p.m. Wednesday at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at the home of his daughter, Charlotte Trusty.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

The Greer Citizen

317 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651

P.O. Box 70 Greer, SC 29652

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

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