Mrs. Earnest Mae Campbell

December 10, 1953 ~ January 5, 2022 (age 68)

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Mrs. Earnest Mae Campbell, 68, transitioned on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, at Baptist Hospital, Oxford, MS.

Earnest Mae Malone Campbell, “PUNK,” was the daughter of the late Katherine Malone Patton and the late John Howard Goolsby. She was born on December 10, 1953 in Abbeville, Mississippi.

 At an early age Earnest accepted Christ into her life at Jeffrie Chapel M.B. Church. She was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother. 
Earnest spent her life taking care of her family. She loved to care for children in her immediate and extended family. She was a volunteer at ICS headstart for 10 years. 
She was married to the late Alfred Campbell on August 25th 1978. Her favorite things to do were  cooking, tending to her home garden, looking after stray animals, and making others laugh. 
Cherished memories are left with her grandchildren: Kaporsha Alexander, Ivory Alexander, Dionte Alexander, Olga Sardinas and Steve Bogard, 13 great grandchildren, her sister Jimmie Smith, and a special friend "Piston"

She was proceeded in death by her husband: Alfred Campbell, her daughter, Kathleen Malone Tyson, and her grandson Christopher Antonio Malone.

Visitation will be Friday, January 14, 2022 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., at Serenity-Burney Funeral Home Chapel, Oxford, MS.

Service will be Saturday, January 15, 2022, 2:00 p.m., at Serenity. Burney Funeral Home Chapel, Oxford, MS.

Burial in Jeffries Chapel M.B. Church Cemetery, Abbeville, MS.

Serenity-Burney Funeral Home of Oxford, MS, is in charge of arrangements.


January 14, 2022

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Serenity-Burney Funeral Home-Oxford
294 Highway 7 North
Oxford, MS 38655


January 15, 2022

2:00 PM
Serenity-Burney Funeral Home-Oxford
294 Highway 7 North
Oxford, MS 38655


Jeffries Chapel M.B. Church
907 MS-7 N
Abbeville, MS 38655

1 thought on “Mrs. Earnest Mae Campbell”

  1. Dear Campbell family, I’m sorry for your loss and you have my deepest condolences. The loss of a loved one brings great pain and sorrow but you can gain comfort from Gods word the Bible. Acts 24:15 says “There is going to be a resurrection” so you can see your dear loved one again. A promise from our loving Heavenly Father. I hope this was a source of encouragement for the family.


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