Melvin “Louie” Campbell, Jr., 72, of White Cloud, KS, passed away Monday, June 12, 2017 at Hiawatha, KS. He was born Nov. 6, 1944 at Falls City to Melvin L. and Vivian (Alexander) Campbell, Jr.

Louie was raised on the west coast and Richardson County. He worked various jobs his most of his life in various places until moving to the White Cloud area in 2000, where he worked for Casino White Cloud the last 17 years as the supervisor of maintenance.

He was a member of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska

Louie is survived by his life partner, Carol McCollum, of St. Joseph, MO; daughter, Lori Nelson, of McMinnville, OR; son, Robert Campbell, of Forest Grove, OR; brother, Frank (Vicky) Campbell, of Portland, OR; sister, Dixie (Bobby Jo) Jones, of New Princeton, OR; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Judy Lynn; and a sister, Luann Nauman.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2017 at Partlow Cemetery, White Cloud. The family will receive friends on from 5-6 p.m. Sunday at Dorr and Clark Funeral Home, Falls City.

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