Former Probate, Juvenile Judge Dies

Former probate and juvenile court judge R.D. Campbell of Butler died Dec. 19 at the age of 90. Campbell held several positions in Johnson County including justice of the peace, county court magistrate for 18 years, chairman and vice chairman of the county court, county executive, probate judge and juvenile judge. He also was a member of the Tennessee/Virginia Development Board and the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency. Funeral services were conducted this past weekend. Friends may call on Campbell’s daughter Maxine Carter, 1916 Glademill Dr., Kingsport, TN, 37663, or son Dean Campbell, 891 R.D. Campbell Rd., Butler, TN 37640. Online condolences may be shared at www.huxlipfordfh.com. The Elizabethton Star has more details.