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Doris L. Campbell, 90, of Carlisle, entered into eternal rest on Monday, October 26, 2015 at Carlisle Regional Medical Center.  She was born on September 27, 1925 in Philadelphia, a daughter of the late Rev. Joseph and Louisa (Grey) Fortune, and was the widow of Charles W. Campbell, who died June 2, 1987.

Doris graduated from Carlisle High School.  She retired from James Wilson Safe Harbour and Murata Erie Frequency Control, both of Carlisle.  She was a longtime member of the Bethel A.M.E. Church, Carlisle, where she played the organ for 70 years, was a Pastor’s Steward for 30 years, Chairperson of the Ways and Means Committee and was the first Missionary President for the Carlisle-York area.  Doris was the former President of the Golden Girls Sisters Club and formerly served on the interview selection committee for Carlisle Opportunity Homes.

She is survived by two granddaughters; Ivy (Dana) Berry of Carlisle and Kimani (Garth) Superville of Washington D.C., four great-grandchildren; Raven and Jazmyn Campbell, Daija Berry and Xavier Jackson, one great-great-granddaughter, Nyla Timmons, one great-great-grandson on the way and a host of other family members and friends.  Doris was predeceased by one son, Barry Campbell, one daughter, Charlee Ivy and one sister, Ruth Fortune.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 30, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bethel A.M.E. Church, 131 E. Pomfret St., Carlisle, with Presiding Elder Rev. Lawrence C. Henryhand officiating.  Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.  Viewings will be held at the church on Thursday from 6 – 8:00 p.m. and on Friday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service.  Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements.  Memorial donations may be made to her church.


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To Sis. Ivy Berry and Family,
Our Heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your Family at the Loss of your Grandmother Sis. Doris Campbell.

There is no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal, and we know the Comforter will provide all you and your Family needs in the days ahead.

We are keeping You and the Family in constant Prayer.

The Music Ministry of the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church of Carlisle, Pa.
Deaconess Mary Lee Scott, Choir President
Rev. Daniel B.Keys, Pastor
Ms. Mary Lee Scott
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Love and miss you so much Nan!! Rest on sweet angel and tell my mom I love her! Will see you both when God calls my name. Until then, I'll be carrying the blood stained banner and upholding the legacy of love for God's people that you both planted in me.

Ivy
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Miss Doris will be missed. She was such a sweet and wonderful lady!
Amy Black
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Dear Berry Family it's with heavy hearts that we send our condolences. As you know, Nan was like a mother to us when we lived there...we loved her so much! She will be missed but never forgotten. She's forever in our Hearts.
Randall, Sonja and Rachel Barnes
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Berry/Campbell Family and Bethel A.M.E we love and miss you dearly. Ivy the torch has been passed. Run on. I witnessed the love and honor you and your family poured into Nan. Nan loved and appreciated her family and friends. You all were her pride and joy. Ms. Campbell, who quickly became our "Nan" was truly a virtuous woman who loved The Lord. My family and I were drawn to her love, wisdom, beautiful smile, quick wit and fabulous fashion sense. She was truly and inspiration to all of us. A Soldier for Christ leaves the battle field with honor. Well done Nan, well done. I love you.

Sonja Barnes, Fayetteville GA
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Dear Nan,

I love you.
Rachel
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