William Edward Camp, 81, our beloved sweet Poppiefoot went home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 3, 2010 at Mission Hospital in Asheville. He was a son of the late Ralph and Lena Ward Camp. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the US Air Force. He had been a deacon at Berea Baptist Church for over 30 years and was currently a member of Beulah Baptist Church.
Surviving is his beloved wife of 60 years, Helen Heaton Camp; son Wayne Edward Camp and wife Agnes; daughter Rebecca Jenkins Edney and husband Miles David Edney; grandson William Carroll Jenkins of Charlotte; great-granddaughter Candice Logan Jenkins; great grandson William Devon Jenkins; nephew Jack Leslie Camp; two great-nieces Amber Jessica Camp and Elizabeth Rose Camp; and a sister in law Sarah Beatrice Camp.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Friday at Beulah Baptist Church. Revs. Dewey Barnwell and Alan Morgan will officiate. Burial will follow in Berea Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Thursday at Shuler Funeral Home.
We thank the sweet Lord above that our Poppiefoot is at rest in the sweet arms of Jesus. He traveled a straight path into the arms of Jesus for 81 years. Home at last. See you soon Poppiefoot, we wuv you.
Special thanks to our Aunt Bea and our sweet Miles whom we could not do without.
Beulah Baptist Church - Directions
7088 Willow Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Berea Baptist Church Cemetery - Directions
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Hendersonville, NC 28739