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Danny C. Campbell, 65, Brown County

Danny C. Campbell, 65, passed away unexpectedly Saturday eve, Aug. 18, 2012, at Columbus Regional Hospital. He was a long-time resident of Nashville and enjoyed wintering in Inverness, Fla.

Danny was born Dec. 4, 1946, in Indianapolis to the late Curtis Wes and Valentina I. (Petro) Campbell. He proudly served with the United States Army as a Private First Class with the HHC 2nd Brigade 101st Airborne Division during the Vietnam War.

Danny retired in 1999 as a machinist with Cummins Engine Company in Columbus after 30 years of service. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion, member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, former member of Moose Lodge #398, and member of Diesel Workers Union, all in Columbus. He enjoyed the outdoors - fishing, hunting, boating and camping. Danny also enjoyed mushroom hunting, going out to eat, watching Fox News and TV show “Falling Skies”.

He is survived by his siblings, Mary F. (Ronny) Wagers of Nashville, Tammy E. (Roger) Cravens of North Vernon and Steven M. Campbell of Nashville. He will be remembered by his longtime companion, Marion Andreone of Inverness, Fla.; and best friend, Larry Clemens of Nashville. Danny is also survived by several nieces and nephews, Gerard Cravens of Hernando, Fla,, Kelli Cravens of North Vernon, Ronnie K., Jessica and Heather Wagers, all of Brown County, and Charlotte Wagers of Indianapolis; two great-nephews, Tyler Bailey of Edinburgh and Corbin Wagers of Brown County; and two great-nieces, Megan and Katlin Wagers, both of Brown County.

Danny was preceded in death by a sister, Cindy K. Campbell; a niece, Christine Turner; and a great nephew, Dakota Wagers-Smith.

A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, at Goshen Cemetery on Gatesville Road in Nashville, with graveside military rites presented by the Brown County Honor Guard. Friends can call from 4-8 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 21, at Meredith - Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of Danny to the Brown County Humane Society, P.O. Box 746, Nashville, IN  47448.

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Campbell family at

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  • November 23
    Annual community-wide hymn sing planned
    6:30 p.m. Nashville Christian Church, 160 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • November 25
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 28
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
    Widowed group plans Christmas party
    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
    BCSP Christmas bird count slated
    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road