Obituary: William Kyle Campbell

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Kyle Campbell on October 9, at the age of 42 years old. He was born on July 15, 1981 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to Charles and Martha Campbell.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife Elizabeth Eckard Campbell, son William Monroe, son Bankston Eckard, daughter Palmer Renee, son Marsh Oliver, brother Joshua (Leslie) Campbell, sister Allyson (Courtney) Miller, brother Wesley Campbell, brother Jordan (Sarah) Campbell, sister in law Caitlyn (Chaz) Keating, brother in law Charlie Haines, and numerous nieces and nephews. He is also remembered by a wide circle of friends and loved ones.

Previously departed loved ones include his father, Charles William “Bill” Campbell, maternal grandfathers Elmer Jerome Lobell and Lonnie Keen, maternal grandmother Kathron Lobell Keen, paternal grandfather Charles William Campbell, paternal grandmother Betty Chambers Campbell and his beloved dog, Sampson. 

Kyle has been dedicated to serving his community of Minden since their arrival in March of 2018. He was a proud member of the Minden Civitans and was recently inducted to the Civitans board. He was considered an honorary member of the Minden Junior Service League and the Young Women’s Service Club in recognition of his willingness to tackle any project the club asked of him. 

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at First Methodist Church of Minden. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m., with a short service to follow at 11. Friends and family are invited to attend and pay their respects.

William Kyle Campbell may be gone, but he will forever live on through the individuals whose lives will be saved by the selfless donation of his organs.