James P. ‘Jim’ Campbell, 84, a longtime upper Skagit Valley resident, passed away on October 24, 2018 in Burlington, WA.
Jim was born on February 7, 1934 in Cashmere, WA, the son of Pete & Cecelia (Baker) Campbell. He was raised in the Darrington area until his family moved to Concrete where he attended school, graduating from Concrete High School.
Jim proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. After his enlistment Jim returned to the Skagit Valley where he worked in the woods in a variety of jobs for nearly 40 years. He also worked as a main line brush maintenance man for Seattle City Light for 11 years until his retirement.
In 1970 Jim married the love of his life, Dorothy Williams and together they made their home in Rockport until her passing in 2007.
Jim is survived by his step-son, Verl Jarmin of Rockport; nephew, Larry Campbell of La Conner; niece, Shirley Bennett; nephew, Wayne Bob and great-nieces, Brenda Sue Bob and Mona Campbell. He was preceded by his parents; brother, Herman Campbell and sisters, Irene Campbell Bob and RuthAnn Campbell Smith.
Prayer Services will be held at the Upper Skagit Indian Tribe Gymnasium on Sunday, October 28, 2017 at 7 pm. A light dinner will preceded the prayer service at 5 pm. Funeral Services will follow on Monday, October 29th at 10:00 AM.