Charles "Camp" Campbell Simons Jr.

May 26, 1956July 17, 2014
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Charles “Camp” Campbell Simons, Jr., 58, of New Bern, died July 17, 2014 at the Crystal Coast Hospice House in Newport.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles C. Simons, Sr. and Evelyn Willis Simons and a son, Nick Simons. Camp is survived by one son, Chris Simons of New Bern; a special friend, Diane LoRe, three sisters, Cynthia Blaylock of Dunn; Valerie Broggi of New Bern; Catherine Warren (Darryl) of New Bern; and numerous special friends.

Services will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Cotten Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6:00-7:30 pm Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made to the Simons family at

Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.



  • Visitation Saturday, July 19, 2014
  • Funeral Service Sunday, July 20, 2014


  • Burial

Charles "Camp" Campbell Simons Jr.

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Ivy Rowe

July 21, 2014

Valerie & Cathy. Stewart and I were so sorry to hear of Camp's death. He truly was a very sweet, kind-hearted guy. I have lots of fond memories of our teenage years, working in tobacco, at the store (BCCC), and staying over at your house. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love ya'll

Laurie Byrne Smith

July 21, 2014

Cindy, I am so sorry for your loss....Brothers are so important and impossible to replace. Hugs to you,

Laurie Byrne Smith, Port Saint Lucie, Florida

Charlene Edwards Goes

July 20, 2014

Cathy, Valerie and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. May Camp rest in peace.

July 20, 2014

My Prayers to the family,Charlie was a true friend and loved by many.I will miss you Charlie.Love Lilly Neilson


July 19, 2014

Cindy, Valerie & Cathy, Vickie & I are so sorry for your loss! We both thought Camp was a very special person. I have such great memories of our younger years, hunting & just hanging out.

Donna Harmatuk

July 19, 2014

Cathy and family, So sorry to hear of Camp's passing, may you be comforted by the good memories that I am sure you will cherish. He was such a kind person loved by many...Your friend, Donna Harmatuk

Susan Holton

July 19, 2014

Valerie and Cathy, I was saddened to hear of Camp's passing. He will always be a sweet memory from my early teenage years. My sincere condolences.

July 18, 2014

my deepest condolences to each of you.
Sending prayers that God wil comfort you
Ginger Hardison Newcomb

Deborah Leohmann

July 18, 2014

I know the feeling of losing a thoughts we be with you at this time..Deb

Lauren Boback

July 17, 2014

He will be missed by many.