Steve Leon Campbell

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Steve Leon Campbell, 76, formerly of Nevada, Mo., quietly departed this life on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at his home in Florissant, Mo. He was born Sept. 6, 1942, in Pryor, Okla., to Walter Lee and Lucybelle (Compton) Campbell. He was united in holy matrimony to Yvonne Phillips on Sept. 2, 1960, and this union was blessed with one child, Steve Kelley Campbell.

Steve was raised on a farm east of Nevada and graduated in the Nevada High School Class of 1960.

Steve’s beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of his survivors, his wife, Yvonne of the home; son, Kelley and his wife, Andrea, Afton, Mo.; grandson Hunter Campbell, Afton, Mo.; granddaughter, Paige Scanlon and her husband, Brian, Union, Mo.; great-grandchildren, Callahan and Rogan Scanlon, Union, Mo.; sister, Christine Campbell, Kansas City, Kan.; and a host of devoted nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Walter; his mother, Lucybelle and her husband, Ben Williams; and his sister and brother, Mary and John.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. Interment will follow in Marvin Chapel Cemetery, Nevada, Mo.

Contributions may be made in Steve’s memory to Cure Supranuclear Palsy at or in care of of Ferry Funeral Home.

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