Wilhelmina Elizabeth Campbell (Cook), 71 of Kannapolis, NC departed this life on September 26th, 2021. Born in Springfield Massachusetts to the late Dupree and Virginia (Jones) Moon of Hartford, Connecticut.
Wilhelmina was a graduate of Weaver High School, class of 1968 and the University of Hartford, Class of 1992 where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communications. She spent most of her life in Hartford, Connecticut and served diligently with the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church (where she was baptized) until her relocation in 1994 to Buffalo, NY. She spent her entire professional career working in Human Resources and held numerous management positions.
Prior to her retirement in 2009, her most recent employer was Faro Technologies in Lake Mary, FL. Wilhelmina was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church of Kannapolis, NC. She was also a committed member of the Criterion Civic Club of Eustis, FL where she volunteered in community service. She was a dedicated volunteer with the Department of Elderly Affairs (SHINE Program) where she assisted seniors with Medicare challenges. She was the Director of the Ethel Estelle Campbell Scholarship Foundation for 6 years.
Visitation will be on Thursday, October 7, 2021 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Bethel Baptist Church, 2474 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083 .
Services will be held on Friday, October 8, 2021, at 11:00 AM at Bethel Baptist Church, 2474 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis, NC 28083. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Jesse Campbell, Sr. (retired Chief of Police of the City of Hartford, CT) of the home; one daughter, Kelly Campbell of Concord; one son, Jesse Campbell, Jr. of Los Angeles, CA; one granddaughter, Naomi Campbell of Concord; three sisters, Doris Houghton of Springfield, MA, Anne Baymon (Fred), Stella Lyons; two brothers, Horace Cook (Elaine) of Jacksonville, FL, Albert Moon (Margie) of Hartford, CT; in-laws, Ethel Mae Ford of New Haven, CT, Carol Jenkins of West Haven, CT, Dorothy Earle (Victor) of Winter Haven, FL, Edgar Campbell (Gloria) of Houston, TX, Benjamin Campbell of Memphis, TN, Daniel Campbell (Raye) of Williamsburg, VA and Norris Horton (Faye) of Haynes City, FL and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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