Glenda Penton Campbell

January 24, 2023

Glenda Penton Campbell, 71, of Jay went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 22, 2023 after a brief illness.

She was born May 31, 1951, in Century, Florida to Joe Ivey and Marlene Salter. Glenda was a lifelong resident of Jay and a member of Berrydale Baptist Church. She graduated from Jay High School, Class of 1969, and Pensacola Junior College. She was a devoted nurse and caregiver.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Campbell; parents, Joe Ivey and Marlene Salter; infant brother, Stanley Salter; maternal grandparents, George and Leona Ivey; and paternal grandparents, Cuyler and Emma Salter.

Glenda is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Bradley (Paul) of Jay, Florida; grandsons, Dalton and Dylan Bradley, of Jay, Florida; sister, Joan Salter Shell, of Pensacola; nephews, Jason Shell and Logan Shell, of Pensacola, Florida; great- nephew, Jordan Shell (Heather), of Dawsonville, Georgia; special aunt and uncle, Charles and Grace Carnley, of Jay, Florida; stepsons, Hugh Campbell (Jerusha) of Pensacola, Florida and Jason Campbell (Debra), of Jay, Florida and their families; and special friends, Kathy and Salinda.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2023, from 1:00- 2:00 PM at Cora Baptist Church, 12953 Chumuckla Highway Jay, Florida 32565, with funeral service to start at 2:00pm. Pastor Bobby Carnley and Pastor Frederick Barrow officiating. Interment will follow at Cora Baptist Cemetery with Lewis Funeral Home directing.

Active pallbearers will be Dalton Bradley, Dylan Bradley, Marcus Wallace, Nick Pittman, Jordan Kent, and Kaleb Lowe. Honorary pallbearers will be Jason Shell, Logan Shell, Buddy Bradley, Truss Shell, Frank Lowry, Michael Rowell, and the JHS class of 1969.

The family would like to extend a special Thank You to the staff at The Terrace, Dr. David Smith, the doctors at Baptist Hospital for the great care given during her illness, and the MICU nurses for their compassionate and amazing care. We are forever grateful.

Per Glenda’s request, if you have something red, please wear it in celebration of her home going.


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