Robert T. Camper was called home to be with the Lord at the age of ninety-four on Wednesday,
March 22, 2023 at his residence in San Diego, California following a long courageous battle with
Robert was born on May 30, 1928, in Pinola, Mississippi. He was the second oldest of five boys to the
late Embra and Lillian Camper.
Robert served two years in the U.S. Army and fought in the Korean war where he received the UN
Service Medal and the Korean Service Medal (W/3 Bronze Service Stars).
In 1957 Robert moved to San Diego, California. He met the love of his life, Fannie F Camper and they
were united in Holy Matrimony in 1965. Together they raised two beautiful children, Harry and Denise.
Robert was employed by Solar Turbines for 27 years where he retired in 1991. In 1993 Robert and
Fannie joined Bethel Baptist Church under the spiritual guidance of Dr. John W. Ringgold.
Robert enjoyed fishing, traveling and spending quality time with family and friends. He was a very
loving, caring and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He will be greatly
missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded to death by both of his parents, wife, and his brothers.
Robert is survived by his son, Harry Williams (Elaine) of Chula Vista, CA; his daughter, Denise Camper-
Williams (John) of Portsmouth VA; grandchildren, Bryana, Johniece and Jamal; and a host of relatives
and dear friends who will mourn his passing, yet celebrate his life.
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