Jack E. Campbell, 78, of Chattanooga died in a local hospital Thursday, March 29, 2012. Jack graduated from Red Bank High School in 1951 and worked at DuPont for a few years before serving four years in the U.S. Navy. He then attended and graduated from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas where he met and married his wife Kathy Payne Campbell. Jack then taught school for several years in Hamilton County before moving to Memphis and becoming an independent sales agent representing Shelter Life Insurance Company for over 30 years before retiring due to failing health. Jack and his wife Kathy moved back to Chattanooga in 2011 and resided at "Summit View" Assisted Living Facility on Runyan Drive. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alton and Ola Campbell; one son, Andy Campbell; and two brothers, Walker and Bean Campbell.Survivors include his wife of 54 years Kathy Campbell, who lives in Chattanooga; Two sons, Mark and Ernie Campbell of Thailand; One sister and brother-in-law Betty and Charlie Carnes; Two sister-in-laws Joan Spencer and Martha Campbell; and several nieces and nephews and several cousins. Jack was a member of the White Station Church of Christ in Memphis, Tenn. and attended the Red Bank Church of Christ while in Chattanooga.Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, in the Chapel of Lane Funeral Home 601 Ashland Terrace.Interment will be at a later date.The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The family would like to thank all of the caregivers at Summit View, especially Kendra Coulter and Doctor Jay Spalding, Dr. Pendley and Avalon Hospice. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Avalon Hospice, 7625 Hamilton PARK Drive, Chattanooga, TN. 37421 Or Summit View 825 Runyan Drive, Chattanooga, Tenn.Condolences may be sent to www.lanefh.com. Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home 601 Ashland Terrace, 877 3524.