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Demetrice James Campbell, Sr.

June 8, 1972 November 10, 2021
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Mr. Demetrice James Campbell, Sr (aka POOH), was born on June 8, 1972 to Ocie Campbell and the Late Oscar Henderson, II. At an early age, Demetrice was baptized at Gilgal Missionary Baptist Church where he attended Sunday School and sang in the choir.

Demetrice attended Shell Elementary School and was a graduate of Hawthorne High School Class of 1990. In high school he played football. Following graduation, he enlisted in the United States Navy serving four years.

In 1994, Demetrice moved to Lansing, Michigan where he worked 20 plus years at Meijer’s Distribution Center as a Fork Lift Driver. He enjoyed playing golf, spending time with family and friends, as well as watching football. His favorite teams are the Florida Gators and Miami Dolphins. In 2018, Demetrice returned home to Hawthorne.

Demetrice was preceded in death by his father Oscar Henderson, II. His Grandparents Willard and Ocie Campbell and Grandfather Reverend Carnell Henderson, Sr. Uncles Archie Campbell, Carnell Henderson, Jr, Roger Henderson, Sr.

Demetrice leave to cherish his memories, his loving wife Cassandra Campbell, Port St. Lucie, FL, His loving mother Ocie Campbell, a loving grandmother Jettie Henderson. Daughters, Demetria Campbell, Alessandra Campbell, Detroit, MI, Jenna Rose Campbell, Lansing, MI and son Demetrice Campbell, Jr. Lansing MI. Mother-in-law Ernestine Gillard, Port St. Lucie, FL. Three grandchildren Jaleah, and twins Lorenzo and Legend, Detroit, MI. Five step children, Londrieka Wilson, Pensacola, FL, Michael Cheatum (Shannon) and Prentice Williams, Atlanta, GA, James Williams, Jr., Orlando, FL and Daphne Trammell (Ezell) Crestview, FL. Three brothers Gregory Randall, Jr., Cory Randall, Sr., and Denzell Randall of Putnam Hall, FL. Sister Tiana Randall, Putnam, FL. Eleven step grandchildren. A special Step Father Gregory Randall, Sr., Special Sister in-laws Prentiss Guyden, Melrose, FL and Angela Grandison, Port St. Lucie, FL. Special brother in-law Preston Bailey, Jr., A Very Special Aunt Mary Council. Special Aunts The Campbell Sisters. Uncle’s Pastor Stephen Henderson, San Diego, CA , Ralph Henderson, Brockton, MA. and William Peppers, Hawthorne, FL; Great Uncle Reverend Joseph Williams, Hawthorne, FL. Great Aunt’s Carolyn McCone, Taunton, MA, Marzella McDonald and Emmabell Clayton of Jacksonville, FL. Special friends Edward White (aka Snoop), Melrose, FL, Jesse Williams Sr, Gainesville, FL, Jay Wolek of Grand Ledge, MI, Kevin Sommons, Hawthorne, FL, Violita Brisino, Detroit, MI and Christen Wolek, Grand Ledge, MI. A host of nieces, cousins and friends.
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Gilgal Cemetery Final Resting Place

111 Gilgal Road
Hawthorne , FL 32640

111 Gilgal Road Hawthorne 32640 FL
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