Ruth Ann “Tootie” Campbell

PHILIPPI — Ruth Ann “Tootie” Campbell, 77, a resident of Buckhannon, passed away on Tuesday Dec. 25, 2018 in Ruby Memorial Hospital with her loving family by her side.  Ruth was born Oct.15, 1941 in Taylor Co. A daughter of the late Ervin James and Olga Mae (Norman) Poling.  Ruth was united in marriage on March 1, 1958 to Martin Campbell who survives at home. Also surviving are three children, Dorsey Lee and wife Anita of Buckhannon, Larry Martin of Ohio, Nancy Ann Nottingham and husband Andy of Weston, sisters, Lucy Robinson, Margaret Johnson and husband Don Leona Weaver and husband Larry all of Philippi, One brother, Johnny Poling and wife Lynn of Virginia, 13 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren. Special friends, Mary Davis of Aberdeen, Maryland, Jeanette Anderson of Broadway, North Carolina. Ruth was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.  She was a homemaker.

Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Saturday Dec. 29, from 5 to 8 p.m.  In honor of Ruth’s wishes cremation will follow.  Condolences may be expressed to the family at


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