The Ottumwa Courier

March 19, 2014

Ann Cameron


Ottumwa Courier

---- — OSKALOOSA — Beulah Ann Cameron, 77, of Oskaloosa, passed away March 15, 2014, at Crystal Heights Care Center.

Beulah Ann Shipman Cameron was born Dec. 10, 1936, in Oskaloosa to Roy Lewis Shipman and Opal Irene (Griggs) Shipman.

She was a 1957 graduate of Eddyville High School and attended grade schools in Albia, Rose Hill and Eddyville. She was united in marriage to James Edgar Cameron May 18, 1969.

Ann, as she preferred to be called, worked at several business around the Oskaloosa area, including the Continental Overall Factory, Red Rooster Diner and Mahaska Manor nursing home.

In 1969 she became a homemaker and helped her husband with the family business, Cameron Construction Co.

She enjoyed painting and drawing, bird watching, working in her flower garden and loved her horses.

Her family includes three children and their spouses, Julie and Eddie Rust of Pleasantville, Kimberly and Chris Daniels of Monroe and James Edgar (Eddie) Cameron Jr. of Oskaloosa; grandchildren, Christopher Daniels and Kelsey Daniels of Monroe; four sisters, Doris and Lyle Showman of Oskaloosa, Margret Wells of Newton, Nellie Winkleman of Beacon and Darlene Briggs of Ottumwa; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

She is proceeded in death by her parents; three half brothers, Leroy Shipman, Harley Shipman and Jack Shipman; a half sister, Helen Shipman Farnam; three nephews Ronald Hynick, Terry Wells and David Wells.

There will be a graveside service at 1 p.m. April 18 in Forest cemetery in Oskaloosa; Pastor Randall Nichols officiating. A coffee time will follow at the Beacon Town Hall.


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