George E. Campbell


George E. Campbell, 82, of Cadiz Ohio, died Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Trinity Medical Center, West in Steubenville, Ohio.  He was born February 17, 1937 in Cadiz, a son of the late William Neil Campbell, Sr. and the late Sarah Katherine Couch Campbell Clifford.

He was a long-time member of the Presbyterian Church of Cadiz, singing in the Choir and serving on the boards.  George was a graduate of Cadiz High School where he was an avid basketball player.  His social affiliations were the Cadiz American Legion, Post 34; Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 2162; Cadiz Country Club; and a member/owner in Cadiz Island Fishing Camp in Canada.  He loved fishing, golfing and being at many ballfields watching his grandchildren play ball. 

George was retired, 35-year Nationwide Insurance agent; the Harrison County Treasurer for multiple terms; a Cadiz Township Trustee; Cadiz Village Council Member, as well as serving on numerous boards and the Cadiz E-Squad for many years.

Surviving are his loving wife of 40 years, Raye Ann Hawkins Campbell; three daughters, Robin (John) Willis of New Philadelphia, Ohio, Melissa (Tim) Hennis of Cadiz, and Leigh Ann (Bill) Jones of New Philadelphia; seven grandchildren: Katie Rauch, Brittany Boring, Lyndsey, Kobie and Randee Hennis, and Kyleigh and William Jones; four great grandchildren: Lexie, Haley, Jaycee, and Stella; sister-in-law, Marie Campbell of Steubenville; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, John Clifford; a brother William Neil Campbell, Jr.; a sister Jeanne Winski; and a brother-in-law, Walter Winski.

Friends may call Tuesday, 2-7 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, 172 S. Main St., Cadiz, Ohio where funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. (calling hours one-hour prior) with Rev. Alan Jeffries and Jack Kibble officiating.  Burial will follow at Cadiz Union Cemetery.               

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cadiz Alumni Golf Outing, c/o Scott Madzia, P.O. Box 3, Cadiz, Ohio 43907.  Online condolences may be made at


  1. To Raye Ann and family,
    So sorry to hear of your husband’s passing, he used to be my insurance agent. You have always been a great friend, may God watch over you and your loved ones at this sad time. If you ever need to talk I am on facebook. Please don’t hesitate. Melinda Adams Froehlich


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