- June 13, 1974 - January 3, 2013
- Sylvester, Georgia
of Elizabeth's Passing
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“In my fondest memory of her, Beth NeSmith, was a beautiful, intelligent, creative, loving, kind and gentle student. She was an excellent reason for...Read More »
1 of 36 | Posted by: Jolane Guske - Tifton, GA
“Beth is the first person I remember meeting in the second grade when I moved to Sylvester...and she remained a devoted friend. She was ALWAYS...Read More »
2 of 36 | Posted by: Miranda Harrell Spahn - GA
“I first met Beth in October 2007 when she helped the Dougherty Circuit Bar Association stuff Halloween goodie bags for local nursing home residents. ...Read More »
3 of 36 | Posted by: Laureen Kelly
“Beth was one of the most kindest person I knew and she never had a harsh word with anyone. She will be truly missed by all of the people she knew and...Read More »
4 of 36 | Posted by: Calorence Rivers-Anderson - CA
“Jeff, I am sorry to hear about Beth's death, if there is anything Tricia & I can do for you and Alana just let us know. We love you brother.
6 of 36 | Posted by: Kyle & Tricia Hawkins - Albany, GA
“Jeff and family,
We are very sorry to hear of Beth's passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.
...Read More »
7 of 36 | Posted by: Kelly, Jordan and Dalton Campbell - KY
“I am so sorry for your loss. Beth was a sweet friend to me in high school, and all the memories I have of her are good ones. Of course, her sense...Read More »
8 of 36 | Posted by: Joanna Barfield - Fort Valley, GA
“Beth was a really sweet person, all through high school. She was SO smart, yet so humble. I sincerely extend my deepest sympathies to her entire...Read More »
9 of 36 | Posted by: Canesta Hill-Hicks - Sylvester, GA
“My heartfelt sympathy for your loss. Beth was dear to many and her wry humor will always hold a special place in my memory.
10 of 36 | Posted by: Pam Bullard - former classmate
“John, LuAnne, and family... I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful daughter and know you will greatly miss her. I did not know her...Read More »
11 of 36 | Posted by: Vickie Austin Brown
“Cheryl and I were saddened by Beth's passing. Cheryl met her when she became an attorney and before that she worked one summer with The Herald as an...Read More »
12 of 36 | Posted by: Jim & Cheryl Hendricks - GA
“Sorry to hear about your lost. She was a great friend. Her mom was my math teacher in junior high school.
13 of 36 | Posted by: brian sealy - poulan, GA - friend
“My heart goes out to your family at this difficult time. Mrs. Campbell was an awesome person. She was my instructor for several classes at Darton...Read More »
14 of 36 | Posted by: Alice Gibson - Former Student
“We are soo sorry to hear of your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
15 of 36 | Posted by: dona harrell - culloden, GA
“Beth NeSmith Campbell
If you read Arlene's account of Beth, you know of her BFHS efforts and activities. Animals were important to her. But this is...Read More »
16 of 36 | Posted by: John McPhaul - Sylvester, GA
“Jeff Campbell and John NeSmith:
I am thinking about you both. I admired Beth and am sorry to see her pass. She fought valiantly and suffered...Read More »
17 of 36 | Posted by: John McPhaul - Sylvester, GA
“Beth was a sweet and loving person. She will be dearly missed.
18 of 36 | Posted by: Cassander Rollins - Albsny, GA
“To the Campbell and NeSmith Family my deepest sympathy goes out to you as you struggle through the grief and sadness of Beth's passing. Please know...Read More »
19 of 36 | Posted by: Chimere Chisolm - Albany, GA
“To the NeSmith/Campbell family,
I am so sorry to hear of Beth's passing. She was such a dear soul, one who could always keep me laughing with her...Read More »
20 of 36 | Posted by: Sarah Kjellin - Albany, GA
“Dear Campbell Family,
I worked with Beth at the Court and thought very highly of her and admired her will to continue working even when she didn't...Read More »
21 of 36 | Posted by: Geneva Wease - Albany, GA
“Pete & Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Beth was like Garland...she fought a good fight, but now she is now resting in peace.
You are in...Read More »
22 of 36 | Posted by: Melissa Ethridge Goodroe - doerun, GA
“My deepest sympathy to the Campbell Family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I worked at the courthuse where Beth worked, and she and I would have...Read More »
23 of 36 | Posted by: Gloria Anderson - Friend
“Beth was one of the kindest people I have ever known. Many people can learn from her actions. My thoughts and prayers are with her family at this...Read More »
24 of 36 | Posted by: Keri Stirling - Perdido Key , FL
“Dear Johnny and LuAnne,
We were stunned yesterday when Linda Hudson called to tell us that "your Beth" and gone to be with Jesus. We cannot tell...Read More »
25 of 36 | Posted by: Jim and Linda Fountain - jESUP, GA
“Very sorry for your lost. You are all in my prayers
26 of 36 | Posted by: Temeca Smith - Albany, GA
“Tommy and I really got to know Beth through our connection with the launching of Best Friends Humane Society. She was so instrumental in making the...Read More »
27 of 36 | Posted by: Peggie Snipes - Sylvester, GA
“When I received the news, I was so saddened and wept. Beth was such a smart lawyer and witty person. It is impossible to understand why her life was...Read More »
28 of 36 | Posted by: Deena Plaire-Haas - Albany, GA
“Beth will always be remembered as that smart and cool classmate. My condolences are with the family. She was truly a bright light to me during my...Read More »
29 of 36 | Posted by: Sonya Brooks - Albany, GA
“We are so very sorry for your loss. It is felt by many more than you know. We are thinking of you and praying for you daily.
30 of 36 | Posted by: Daniel, Kerri, and Elli McMillan - GA
“Jeff and family,
Phil and I wanted you to know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Beth was one of the first people I met...Read More »
31 of 36 | Posted by: PhilandSharon Davis - GA - Friend
“Prayers are with you during this sad time.
Beth was an amazing individual who carried her trials with strength and dignity. Her smile could light...Read More »
32 of 36 | Posted by: Shelly McPhaul - Sylvester, GA
“Beth was such an inspiration to us in her faith and determination to hang in there thru the tough times. She inspired us to get involved with ...Read More »
33 of 36 | Posted by: Jane and Don Long - Sumner, GA
“Jeff, Rick and I extend our deepest condolences to you, Alaina and all the rest of Beth's family. We are so very sorry for your loss. I feel very...Read More »
34 of 36 | Posted by: Arlene and Rick Schippang - GA
“Dear Uncle Johnny and Family:
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your...Read More »
35 of 36 | Posted by: Melissa Myrick - St. Petersburg, FL
“Jeff you and your family are in our prayers. Beth was a Great friend and such a sweet person. Here is a poem that was given to me when my dad passed...Read More »
36 of 36 | Posted by: Eric Hall & Family - Doerun, GA
Mrs. Elizabeth "Beth" NeSmith Campbell, 38, of Sylvester died Thursday January 3, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday January 5, 2013 at the First Baptist Church with interment to follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery with Dr. Ben Bush officiating.
Mrs. Campbell was born on June 13, 1974 in Albany, GA. and had lived in Worth County all of her life. She was a 1992 Graduate of Worth County High School as the Salutatorian and a 1996 Graduate of the University of Georgia school of Journalism with Honors. Mrs. Campbell graduated in 2002 from the University of Georgia, Cum Laude from the School of Law with her Juris-Doctor. She was a member of the First Baptist Church the Hope Sunday School Class and enjoyed working with the children's church. Mrs. Campbell was also a member of the Best Friends of the Humane Society and loved all animals. She had worked with Gardner,Willis and Sweat before going to work with Judge John Salter as his staff attorney.
Survivors include her husband, Jeffery A. Campbell of Sylvester; daughter, Alaina Campbell of Sylvester; sons, Adam Campbell of Worth County and Josh Campbell of Conyers, parents, Johnny and LuAnne NeSmith of Sylvester, brother, John A. NeSmith (Ginger) of Sylvester, mother and father in law, Anita and Lester Campbell of Doerun.
Mrs. Campbell was preceded in death by a son, Gabriel Campbell on November 11, 2003.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 10:00 AM until service hour at the First Baptist Church.
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Banks Funeral Home in Sylvester is in charge of the arrangements.