James F. Campbell, 71 of Wadsworth went home November 28, 2016 to be with his Lord and Savior after a long battle of declining health. He was born in Barberton, Ohio April 3, 1945 to the late George and Marie (Wilsterman) Campbell.

Jim proudly served as a Wadsworth fireman for 26 years. He was a of member the Ambassador Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, riding motorcycles, camping, playing cards and being a proud grandfather.

Jim is survived by his best friend and love of his life, wife Barbara (Appleman); children Doretta (Bruce) Bilbrey, Dianne Ainsworth, Joseph (Michelle) Campbell, and Lisa Campbell; step children Denise Douglas and Danny (Becky) Renner; son-in-law Brad Gostlin; siblings Patricia (Jerry) Hopkins, Richard (Vicki) Campbell and Robert (Kaye) Campbell; 16 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

Family will receive friends Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 4-7pm at the Hilliard Rospert Funeral Home 174 N .Lyman St. Wadsworth, Ohio. Where funeral services will be conducted Friday 1pm with Pastor Mike Decker Officiating. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Hilliard Rospert Funeral Home